Easy Shrimp and Pea Salad

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 40 mins

This is a nice easy made salad. I found the recipe in the Kraft Food and Family book.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb medium shrimp or 1 lb large shrimp, cooked, peeled and chilled
  • 2 cups frozen peas
  • 12 cup red onion, thinly sliced
  • 14 cup ranch dressing (I used the buttermilk ranch packet make yourself style)
  • lettuce


  1. If using uncooked shrimp, boil shrimp 8 to 10 minutes or until pink.
  2. Drain in a colander
  3. Chill shrimp 30 minutes before using. (you can use frozen cooked shrimp and just thaw under warm water until thawed, drain well)
  4. Thaw peas under warm to hot water,drain well.
  5. Place shrimp and peas in a large bowl.
  6. Add red onion and dressing and toss lightly.
  7. Arrange lettuce on plates
  8. Add shrimp mixture to top of lettuce and enjoy.


Most Helpful

Good but missing something! I`m thinging some garlic and something spicy! I served this in a tomato on a bed of spinach!

Rita~ August 24, 2006

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