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Shrimp salad with creamy fish sauce

Congratulations to me! So far I’ve lost 18 pounds on my low carb weight loss journey.  Here’s a recipe for a typical lunch that I’ve been eating these days.  This recipe for shrimp salad with creamy fish sauce is delicious and quick to put together.   There are a few carbs in shrimp so keep that in mind when your cooking with them.

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Shrimp sauteed in garlic and ginger
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Remove the seeds of the cucumber with a spoon
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Mix chilled shrimp, cucumber, mayo and fish sauce

Here’s the recipe.  When you try it let me know how you like it

Shrimp salad with creamy fish sauce

Ingredients                                                                                 carbs             calories

 

12 ounces shrimp

1/3 clove of garlic, sliced

¼ teaspoon fresh ginger grated

8 oz (about one 8 inch) cucumber, peeled and seeded

1 Tablespoon mayonnaise

1 ½ Tablespoons fish sauce

1 teaspoon Sriracha or hot sauce

TOTAL CARBS and CALORIES FOR RECIPE

CARBS AND CALORIES PER 12 OZ SERVING

 

3

0

0

4

0

1

0

8

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

150

0

0

34

100

9

    5

298

149

6 Comments

6 Comments on 18 pound weight loss and shrimp salad with creamy fish sauce recipe

  1. Katherine G
    October 14, 2013 at 3:07 pm (6 years ago)

    This looks so delicious. I’m going to have to give this a try.

    Reply
  2. Tiffany @ The Bizy Mommy
    October 5, 2013 at 1:58 am (6 years ago)

    Congrats on the weight loss! Woohoo! I LOVE fish sauce, even though it’s a little smelly sometimes. 😉 Definitely trying this out in the future!

    Reply
    • sweetsavant
      October 5, 2013 at 2:08 am (6 years ago)

      Thanks so much. I love fish sauce but yes it is very smelly. A little Febreze clears that right up

      Reply
  3. GLAM Life Blog
    October 4, 2013 at 7:10 pm (6 years ago)

    That looks really good! Simple to make and yummy to eat = two of my favorite things. 🙂 Congrats on your weight loss! ~Maika

    Reply
  4. devvcooks
    October 4, 2013 at 6:24 pm (6 years ago)

    I can’t wait to make that. Congrats on your weight loss and thanks for sharing this recipe!

    Reply
  5. colinewalther
    October 4, 2013 at 9:23 am (6 years ago)

    Looks delicious! Thank for including the nutrition information.

    Reply

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