Shrimp Salad

Avocado Shrimp Salad

Shrimp cocktail, originally uploaded by Papa Razzi1. A shrimp salad with Avocado is a refreshing dish to serve for summer time. It's easy to prepare and a favorite of many.


1 cup Mayonnaise
3 Tbl lemon juice
1 Tbl Dijon mustard
1-2 Tbl fresh dill (substitute 1 tbl dried dill)
1/4 cup chopped chives or green onions
1 lb- cooked shrimp
1/2 cup thinly sliced celery
1/2 cup toasted pecans
2 avocados diced
lettuce or endive for serving

Combine dressing ingredients
Toss with shrimp, celery, pecans and avocado
Serve in lettuce cups pr endive
Garnish with lemon wedges

I picked this recipe up at Trader Joe's and just love how refreshing it tastes.Since you can serve it in endive wedges it also makes for a great appetizer.