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Shrimp Pork and Watercress Salad

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Ingredients
  Shrimp 1 Pound
  Peanut oil 1 Tablespoon
  Shallots 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm)
  Ground lean pork 1⁄2 Pound
  Watercress 1 Large
  Peanuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), roasted
  Fresh lime juice 3 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Tomatoes 2 Large, thinly sliced
  Pepper red 2 Teaspoon, crushed
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Use a medium saucepan to fill with 5 cups of water and bring this to a boil.
2) Add the shrimp and cook until loosely curled and opaque throughout, 2 to 3 minutes.
3) Drain the shrimps and rinse under cold water. Pat dry with paper towel and set aside.

MAKING
4) In a small skillet, add the peanut oil to heat up over moderate heat.
5) Add the shallots and garlic to cook for 30 seconds or until softened but not browned.
6) Add the ground pork and cook, stirring, until no traces of pink remain, 5 to 6 minutes.
7) Remove from the heat. Drain off the excess fat, if any and allow the pork to cool slightly.
8) If there is any excess fat in the skillet, drain it off. Let the pork cool slightly.
9) Use a small bowl, to combine nampla, lime juice and sugar.
10) Pour the dressing over the salad and toss.

SERVING
11) In a serving platter, arrange the tomato slices by little overlapping. Spread the salad on top and garnish with the crushed red pepper.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Asian
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Tossed
Dish: 
Salad
Ingredient: 
Shrimp
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 385 Calories from Fat 174

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 20 g30.8%

Saturated Fat 4 g19.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 209.2 mg69.7%

Sodium 211.8 mg8.8%

Total Carbohydrates 13 g4.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.4%

Sugars 4.8 g

Protein 40 g80.9%

Vitamin A 22.9% Vitamin C 40.9%

Calcium 9.8% Iron 22.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Shrimp Pork And Watercress Salad Recipe