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postheadericon Caesar Shrimp Salad

5.00 avg. rating (96% score) - 11 votes

Caesar Shrimp Salad is a delicious Italian-style dinner salad recipe. It takes only (30) minutes to prepare and then refrigerate before serving. Ingredients include:  Shrimp, pasta, boiled eggs, salad greens, tomatoes and garlic with a creamy Caesar salad dressing. This is also a low sugars, low calories, low fat, low carbohydrates, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (8 SmartPoints), (7 PointsPlus) recipe. Makes: (6) Servings with a (2 cup) serving size. Caesar Shrimp Salad will be loved by all of your family,caesar-shrimp-salad friends and guests.

Prep Time: 30 Minutes.
Total Time: 2 Hours.


1/4 cup light creamy Caesar salad dressing
1/4 cup reduced fat mayonnaise
1 clove garlic, minced
1 (6 oz) pkg torn mixed salad greens, divided
2 cups medium size pasta shells, cooked, cooled
1 large tomato, coarsely chopped
3/4 cup seasoned croutons
2 hard boiled eggs, sliced
1/2 lb frozen, cooked & cleaned medium shrimp, thawed
1/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese


1. Mix together the mayonnaise, salad dressing and garlic.

2. In a 3 quart. bowl, layer half the salad greens, pasta and tomatoes. Cover with layers of remaining greens, croutons, eggs, shrimp and cheese. Refrigerate dressing mixture and salad 1 hour.

3. Add dressing mixture to salad just before serving and mix lightly.

NOTE: Salad and dressing mixture can be refrigerated up to 4 hours. Toss salad with dressing mixture just before serving.

Yield: 6 Servings
Serving Size: 2 Cups

Weight Watchers (8 SmartPoints), (7 PointsPlus)

Carb Choices: 2

Diet Exchange:
2 Starch + 2 Meat(L) + 1/2 Fat

Calories: 280, Total Fat: 8g, Saturated Fat: 2g, Cholesterol: 150mg, Sodium: 660mg, Carbohydrates: 32g, Fiber: 2g, Sugars: 3g, Protein: 18g, Vitamin A: 15 %DV, Vitamin C: 15 %DV, Calcium: 15 %DV, Iron: 10 %DV

Original recipe and image from Kraft Foods. http://www.kraftrecipes.com/recipes/layered-caesar-shrimp-pasta-salad-118663.aspx

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