Creamy Shrimp Pasta Salad

READY IN: 28mins
Recipe by Cinnamom in Illinois

Yummy and well suited for summer entertaining. The colors make the dish pretty, but it's healthy and filling, too. Made with fat-free mayo, you can't go wrong.

Top Review by mama smurf

This was wonderful and easy! I didn't have any salad shrimp...somehow they disappeared...so I did cook up some frozen shrimp cut them in good chunks and sprinkled some roasted red pepper and garlic seasoning on them. I then tossed them in the salad and made as directed. Served with a half of a ham and cheese sandwich for lunch. Thank you! Made for Spring PAC 09.

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Directions

  1. Put shrimp in colander and run under cool water to defrost.
  2. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and run under cool water to stop cooking; drain again and place into large bowl.
  3. Add shrimp and all vegetables to the pasta and stir lightly to distribute colors evenly.
  4. In a separate medium-sized bowl, mix mayonnaise, spices and lemon juice. Whisk together to make a smooth dressing, and pour over pasta, shrimp and veggies.
  5. Stir gently to coat all ingredients, cover, and chill at least two hours.
  6. (If needed or wanted, a dollop or two more mayo may be added without changing other ingredients.).

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