Grilled Shrimp Caesar Salad

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<p>Grilled Shrimp Caesar Salad</p>

Photo: Jennifer Causey; Styling: Lindsey Lower, Claire Spollen

The single anchovy fillet lends umami depth to the dressing without giving it any sort of strong fishy flavor.

Serves 4 (serving size: about 5 shrimp, 2 1/2 cups salad, and 2 bread slices)


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1/4 cup canola mayonnaise (such as Hellmann's)
1/2 teaspoon grated lemon rind
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
3/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1/4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1/4 teaspoon Tabasco sauce
1 oil-packed anchovy fillet, drained and mashed to a paste
1 ounce Parmesan cheese, grated (about 1/4 cup)
1/2 small garlic clove, minced
7 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided
Cooking spray
1 pound peeled and deveined extra-large shrimp
2 ounces whole-wheat French baguette, cut into 8 slices
10 cup baby romaine lettuce


Hands-on: 23 Minutes
Total: 23 Minutes

1. Combine the first 10 ingredients in a large bowl. Gradually add 1 tablespoon oil, stirring constantly with a whisk.

2. Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Combine shrimp and 2 teaspoons oil in a large bowl; toss to coat. Add shrimp to pan; cook 2 1/2 minutes on each side or until well marked and done. Remove shrimp from pan. Brush each side of bread slices with remaining 2 teaspoons oil. Add bread to pan; cook 1 minute on each side or until well marked.

3. Add lettuce to mayonnaise mixture; toss well. Divide lettuce mixture evenly among 4 bowls. Divide shrimp and bread evenly among servings.

Created date

March 2015

Nutritional Information

Calories 283
Fat 15.7 g
Satfat 2.5 g
Monofat 8.8 g
Polyfat 2.6 g
Protein 22 g
Carbohydrate 12 g
Fiber 3 g
Cholesterol 158 mg
Iron 2 mg
Sodium 532 mg
Calcium 180 mg