Bangkok Rice and Shrimp Salad
The American Heart Association recommends eating fish twice a week. Use this easy-to-prepare dish to put delicious and healthful seafood on your plate.
- 1/2 cup canned coconut milk
- 1/4 cup rice vinegar
- 1 Tbs oil
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 3 Tbs chopped basil, plus additional basil leaves for garnish
- 3 cups cooked jasmine or medium grain rice
- 1 lb frozen cooked shrimp, peeled, deveined, thawed
- 1/2 cup chopped salted peanuts
- Whisk milk, vinegar and oil together in a small bowl. Add salt and basil; set aside. Stir rice, shrimp and coconut milk mixture in medium bowl until blended. Spoon into serving bowl; sprinkle with peanuts and basil to garnish.
Ingredient Tip: If available, use peppery Thai basil in this salad.
Calories from Fat 141 (38%)
(27%)Total Fat 17g
(30%)Saturated Fat 6g
Polyunsaturated Fat 4g
Monounsaturated Fat 7g
Total Carbohydrate 36g
(8%)Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
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