Grilled Asparagus Shrimp Quinoa Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
 
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Grilling brings out the flavor in fresh vegetables like asparagus. Add shrimp, quinoa, and refreshing Lemon Vinaigrette Asparagus Shrimp Quinoa Salad recipe, and you have a delicious and quick spring or summer salad.
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Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4 servings
Ingredients
  • 2 cups fresh asparagus, large spears, cut into 1” pieces
  • ½ yellow or red bell pepper, cut into ½” pieces
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 14 oz can quartered artichoke hearts, drained
  • 12 oz fresh or frozen jumbo or large raw shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1½ cups dry quinoa, cooked according to directions
Instructions
  1. Lemon Vinaigrette, divided:
  2. tbsp fresh or bottled lemon juice
  3. tsp grated lemon peel (optional)
  4. tbsp olive oil
  5. tsp Dijon mustard
  6. ½ tsp dried thyme leaves
  7. ½ tsp ground black pepper
Notes
Serve with 8 oz (1 cup) non-fat milk and ¾ cup red grapes.
Recipe by Anti Aging Company at http://blog.antiagingcompany.com/asparagus-shrimp-quinoa/