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Citrus and Watermelon Salad with Spiced Shrimp
Kwame Onwuachi
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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.

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

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.

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Chef Kwame Onwuachi makes citrus and melon salad with grilled shrimp

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