Below is a delicious recipe for Shrimp Salad With Smoked Bacon, Corn, Avocado, Tomatoes and Fava Beans from the folks at Zen Can Cook.
Trust me, there’s nothing remotely ho-hum at all about this showstopper of a Summer salad.
Ingredients for the Salad:
For the salad:
12 jumbo shrimp, cooked and diced
12 ounces double-smoked bacon, cut into lardons
1 1/2 cup fresh corn, cooked
1/2 cup fava beans, blanched and peeled
1 cup cherry heirloom tomatoes, cut in half
2 ripe avocados, diced
2 tablespoons basil, chopped
2 tablespoons parsley, chopped
1 teaspoon chopped thyme
1/4 cup scallions, chopped
salt and black pepper to taste
Ingredients For the Vinaigrette:
1/2 clove garlic, chopped finely
3 tablespoons lime juice
salt and pepper to taste
1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
You can also see our list of delicious seafood recipes, organized by type of fish to help you eat more seafood throughout the year.
Also, here’s some convenient links to our first 100 Original Recipes on Hugging the Coast to make it easier for you to find culinary inspiration and ideas.
Please join us tomorrow to see this week’s culinary Weekend Video Spotlight: An Easy Italian Lime Pomegranate Granita Recipe.
If you liked this article on HuggingtheCoast.Com, you might also enjoy:
- Mexican Grilled Corn on the Cob Recipe: Elote (Party Appetizer Recipes)
- All Weather Grilled Corn Salad With Honey Lime Dressing Recipe (Salad Recipe Ideas)
- BBQ Grilled Fruit Dessert Recipe Ideas (Fruit Dessert Recipes)
- Caramelized Bacon Bowtie Pasta Salad With Cherry Tomatoes and Gorgonzola (Salad Recipe Ideas)
(Photo Credit: Seafood recipe photos are courtesy of the featured blog, in this case, Zen Can Cook.)