Green Bean & Shrimp Salad
Makes: 4 servings
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 9 minutes
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon honey Dijon mustard
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
2 tablespoons snipped fresh chives
Green beans and shrimp
Salt for cooking water, plus 1/4 teaspoon for seasoning
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 pound green beans, trimmed
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
1 1/2 pounds large shrimp, shelled and deveined
1 cup halved cherry tomatoes
1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
Snipped chives for garnish (optional)
1. In a small bowl, whisk together vinegar, mustard, salt, and pepper. Gradually drizzle in olive oil, whisking continuously, until dressing is emulsified. Add chives. Set aside.
2. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add beans and simmer for 5 minutes, or until crisp-tender; drain. In a large bowl, toss beans with dressing; set aside.
3. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add garlic and shrimp. Season with salt and pepper and cook for about 2 minutes per side, or until cooked through.
4. To serve, toss tomatoes with beans and scatter shrimp and feta over the top. Garnish with snipped chives if desired.
Nutrition facts per serving: 359 calories, 32g protein, 4g carbohydrate, 24g fat (6g saturated), 1g fiber
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