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Yum Alert: Citrus Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Salad
Written by Deisy

This shrimp and avocado salad recipe has everything I’m obsessed with in it: Lettuce and citrus. I am citrus obsessed. Like I eat lime with everything, which is probably the reason I look 12 and not 21. I also tried to go vegetarian in the 9th grade (it didn’t work out so well) and discovered my long lost love, the lettuce. Now, I eat lime and lettuce almost everyday. If you aren’t into the whole eating-lettuce-and-lime-alone thing, here is an equally satisfying salad recipe. Image and recipe via From The Little Yellow Kitchen.

Salad

Ingredients

12-14 shrimp, peeled and deveined

1 tablespoon lemon pepper

1 teaspoon salt

1 grapefruit, supremed

1 orange, supremed

1 radish, thinly sliced

1 head romaine, chopped or torn

1 cup mache lettuce

1 California avocado, diced

Citrus dressing:

3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

1/4 cup fresh orange juice

1/4 cup olive oil

1 teaspoon honey

1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon pepper

For instructions click here.

About the author

Deisy

Deisy is a 21-year-old Instagram and Tumblr-obsessed girl who would do pretty much anything (legal) for an Instagram like or a Tumblr follow. Deisy curses the inventor of bras every day and won't leave her house until she has changed her outfit at least 5 times. She would describe her style as Leandra Medine meets Olivia Palermo dipped in black paint and not as cool.

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