Super Shrimp and Veggie Pasta Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Super Shrimp and Veggie Pasta Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

Super Shrimp and Veggie Pasta Salad

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"This is an adaptation of my Mom's recipe. A very colorful salad that's great any time of the year. A light creamy salad dressing can be substituted to reduce calories. I've also substituted frozen shrimp for canned on occasion, depending on availability."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    30 mins
  • COOK

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente. Drain and rinse in cold water.
  2. In a large bowl, combine pasta, green pepper, red pepper, onion, celery, olives and shrimp. In a separate bowl mix together: salad dressing, mustard, sugar, vinegar, salt and pepper; pour over salad. Can be served immediately, but best when chilled a few hours.
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Aug 11, 2003

I only gave this 4 stars because i am not a great lover of shrimp. I will say though that it was a huge hit at the pot luck i took it too. I am very big on food presentation and this salad looks very appetizing. I'll make it again.

 
Jun 25, 2009

This recipe was very easy to make turned out really good. I didn't have the peppers so I substituted shredded carrots and yellow squash. The tang of the dressing was just right.

 

4 Ratings

Feb 01, 2010

This recipe was all right, but nothing spectacular. I added a small jar of artichoke hearts but otherwise made it exactly as the recipe directs. I thought the salad dressing was lacking the "wow" factor, and it didn't get better the next day. I'll make it again, but next time I'll add a teaspoon of curry powder.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 283 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 37.9 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol
  • 34 mg
  • 11%
  • Fat
  • 10.8 g
  • 17%
  • Fiber
  • 2.4 g
  • 10%
  • Protein
  • 9.3 g
  • 19%
  • Sodium
  • 408 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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