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Citrus and Watermelon Salad with Spiced Shrimp

COOK TIME
5 mins
PREP TIME
20 mins
SERVINGS
4
RATE THIS RECIPE
(1)
Nathan Congleton / TODAY
COOK TIME
5 mins
PREP TIME
20 mins
SERVINGS
4
RATE THIS RECIPE
(1)

Ingredients

Salad
  • 3 cups cubed watermelon
  • 10 orange segments
  • 6 limes, juiced
  • 10 grapefruit segments
  • 2 tablespoons agave
  • 1/2 tablespoon sambal
  • 1 tablespoon chopped cilantro
  • 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
  • Shrimp
  • 2 pounds shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon all-purpose seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt, to taste
  • Chef notes

    This refreshing salad tastes like summer on a plate. The bright citrus, sweet watermelon and grilled shrimp really showcase the light and fresh flavors of the season.

    Preparation

    For the salad:

    Mix all ingredients in a bowl and let marinate.

    For the shrimp:

    Mix all ingredients in a bowl.

    Heat a cast iron pan over medium-high heat. Add the shrimp and sear until cooked through on both sides, approximately 2 minutes per side. Season with salt and reserve.

    To serve:

    Divide the salad onto four plates, top with shrimp and serve.