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Shrimp Pasta Salad


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Serves 6 | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

1 box Tri Color Pasta
1 C. frozen Peas
1 (12 oz) bag frozen cooked Shrimp, thawed
1 can Water Chestnuts, drained
1 can sliced Black Olives, drained
1 Shallot, diced
1/4 C. 7 Seas Italian Dressing (or more to taste)
1/2 tsp. Black Pepper


* Cook pasta according to manufacturer's directions and add the peas for the last minute of cooking.


* Meanwhile chop or slice shrimp in half or bite sized pieces. Then rinse shrimp and dry well.


* Quarter the water chestnuts and place shrimp and water chestnuts in a large bowel. Add the shallot and olives.


* When the pasta and peas are done, drain in a colander and add to the shrimp and water chestnuts bowel.


* Then toss in the dressing and pepper, tossing well. Add more dressing to taste if desired.


* Place in the fridge for a few hours to marinate.


* Serve cold


~ Serves 6


Pairs Well With


Notes

This is a great cool and refreshing salad for when it's hot in the summer. And because it's light, you won't feel so bogged down in the summer heat after eating it.

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