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Citrus Caesar Salad with Spicy Shrimp

There are some busy days when a simple salad or sandwich will suffice at dinnertime. Don’t let a hectic schedule get in the way of enjoying a mouth-watering meal—like this fabulous salad. Loaded with shrimp, tomatoes, and buttery avocados, this seafood Caesar has restaurant-style written all over it!

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Ingredients

FOR THE SHRIMP, ZEST:

FOR THE SALAD, WHISK:

Instructions

For the shrimp, zest the orange, lemon, and lime. Mince the zests together; reserve 1 Tbsp. for the salad dressing. Juice the orange, lemon, and lime. Combine the juices; reserve ¼ cup for the salad dressing.

Combine remaining zest and remaining juices in a shallow dish for the marinade with oil, oregano, garlic, pepper flakes, and salt. Add shrimp; toss to coat, then chill shrimp until ready to grill, or up to 1 hour, flipping occasionally.

Preheat grill to medium-high. Brush grill grate with oil.

For the salad, whisk together reserved 1 Tbsp. zest, ¼ cup juices, oil, Parmesan, Dijon, garlic, honey, and anchovy paste in a bowl for the dressing; season with salt and pepper. Just before serving, combine romaine, avocados, tomatoes, and eggs in a large bowl; toss with dressing.

Thread five shrimp onto each of four metal or soaked bamboo skewers. Grill shrimp, covered, for 2 minutes per side.

Serve salad with eggs and shrimp skewers.

Zest the orange, lemon, and lime, then mince the zests together. They add intense citrus flavors to this salad.

Zest the orange, lemon, and lime, then mince the zests together. They add intense citrus flavors to this salad.

A shallow dish allows all of the shrimp contact with the marinade. Be sure not to marinate the shrimp too long or they'll become tough.

A shallow dish allows all of the shrimp contact with the marinade. Be sure not to marinate the shrimp too long or they'll become tough.

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