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Sugar Snap Peas and Shrimp Salad

Sugar Snap Peas and Shrimp SaladSugar snap peas and shrimp are the highlights in this colorful salad—perfect as a starter, and great on its own as a main entrée.

Recipe Ingredients:

4 ounces sugar snap peas, stems removed
1/2 cup NESTLÉ Media Crema
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 clove garlic, finely chopped
2 teaspoons MAGGI Granulated Chicken Flavor Bouillon - divided use
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/8 teaspoon ground white pepper
6 cherry tomatoes, cut in half
1/2 red bell pepper, cut into strips
1/4 cup sliced green onions
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 large egg
3/4 cup BIMBO Bread Crumbs
1 pound peeled, deveined and cooked jumbo shrimp, patted dry with paper towels
8 large lettuce leaves

Cooking Directions:

  1. Boil sugar snap peas in water for 3 to 5 minutes or until crisp tender. Plunge in ice water; drain well.
  2. Mix media crema, lemon juice, garlic, 1 teaspoon bouillon, oregano and white pepper in medium bowl. Add sugar snap peas, tomatoes, bell pepper and green onions; mix well. Refrigerate.
  3. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Beat egg lightly in medium bowl. Combine bread crumbs and remaining bouillon on a plate. Dip shrimp in egg. Toss in bread crumb mixture.
  4. Cook half of shrimp in single layer, turning once, until golden brown on both sides. Drain on paper towels. Repeat with remaining shrimp.
  5. Serve salad on lettuce leaves; top with warm shrimp.

Makes 4 servings.

Recipe and photograph are the property of Nestlé® and, used with permission.