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© Hotze Eisma

Recipe Summary

Yield:
10
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a large bowl, whisk the lemon juice with 1/4 cup of the olive oil. Season with salt and pepper. Halve and pit the avocados, and cut them into 1/4-inch dice. Add to the bowl and toss with the dressing. Fold in the tomatoes and cilantro. Refrigerate the salad until chilled.

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  • Light a grill or preheat a grill pan. Thread each shrimp lengthwise onto a skewer to keep it straight. Brush the shrimp skewers with olive oil and season them with salt and pepper. Grill the shrimp over moderately high heat until cooked, about 2 minutes per side.

  • Spoon the avocado salad onto 10 salad plates. Top each salad with a warm grilled shrimp and serve at once.

Suggested Pairing

The fruit and acidity of a rosé will highlight the dried fruit and sweet spices in the main dishes.