"Do vegetarians eat animal crackers?"--Unknown

Seafood Salad with Vinaigrette Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Seafood Salad with Vinaigrette, by , is from The Perry Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Melissa Morauer
Added: Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 tbsp plus 1/2 c olive oil
3/4 lb large uncooked shrimp, peeled, deafened
3/4 lb bay scallops

3 1/2 tbsp each of sherry wine wine vinegar and red win vinegar
1 1/2 tsp minced garlic
1/2 tsp dried crushed red pepper
1/2 medium-size red onion, sliced
1/3 c drained capers

8 c mixed baby greens
3 medium tomatoes, sliced
1 large avocado, peeled, pitted, sliced

Directions:
Directions:
Heat 1 tbsp. oil in heavy large skillet over high heat. Add shrimp to skillet; saute 2 minutes. Add scallops and season with salt & pepper; saute just until cooked through, about 1 minute. Transfer to bowl; cool off juices.

Whisk vinegar, garlic and crushed red bell pepper in a small bowl. Whisk in 1/2 cup oil. Season with salt & pepper. Add to shrimp mixture. Mix in onion and capers. Chill at least 1hour or up to 3 hours, tossing occasionally.

Place greens in large bowl. Drizzle with some dressing from shrimp mixture atop greens. Using slotted spoon arrange shrimp mixture atop greens. Equally divide tossed greens on 4 plates. Place tomato and avocado slices in border around salad, overlapping slices, drizzle with any remaining dressing.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Serves 4

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

104W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!