Goingmeatless isn’t tough if you opt for seafood as your protein –shrimp is our favorite snappy dish that is versatile with tons offlavors and super easy to whip up, even on tired Monday nights.
1. Easy Hoisin Shrimp
Thisshrimp is made into something straight up magical thanks to soysauce, rice wine vinegar, and hoisin sauce. Garnish with green onionsand sesame seeds for a fast but restaurant quality dish.
2. Baja Shrimp Tacos
Honestly,there is never a time when we’re not craving tacos. It has aslightly spicy twists cooled down by avocado, crunched up withcabbage, and garnished with a chipotle lime sauce.
3. Pasta with Shrimp, Lemon, Herbs and Feta
Theauthor of this recipe described this as a grown up Mac and Cheese,and we find that title surprisingly accurate. Jazzed up with feta,lemon, and fresh herbs, this dishes more than satisfying on a chillynight with a side of salad.
4. Roasted Shrimp Quinoa Spring Rolls
Springrolls are a guilty pleasure for most of us, but what if that deepfried delicacy turned healthy? It’s still as tasty, but swaps acrispy shell for rice paper and is filled with quinoa, shrimp andveggies.
5. Soba Noodle Soup with Mushrooms & Snow Peas
Whetherit’s cold and flu season or you just want to feel cozy, an Asiannoodle soup with mushrooms is usually a hearty solution. Snow peasadd a crunchy bite as the rest of the tasty ingredients swim in avegetable broth. You can add shrimp, chicken, or whatever protein youfeel like!
6. Shrimp Puttanesca
Puttanescais a classic Italian tomato sauce with briny, fishy flavors that arepacked with anchovies. While it’s filled with complex flavors, itonly takes half an hour to cook.
7. Spicy Shrimp Sandwich with Chipotle Avocado Mayonnaise
Thisis a healthy take on a po-boy with a seriously addictive avocadoblend and spicy chipotle peppers. For lunch, brunch, or dinner, thissandwich will transport you to the beach at sunset.
8. Easy Shrimp Fried Rice
Thisfried rice recipe is versatile and meaty thanks to chunks of shrimp,eggs, carrots, and peas, all tossed in garlicky essence.
9. Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta
Thisseafood pasta is so creamy and filled with unexpected ingredients,but it tastes like it’s from an Italian restaurant. The sauce isfilled with lime juice, garlic, mayonnaise and Thai sweet chilisauce, which is then combined with parsley and a hearty shrimp pasta.
10. Shrimp and Avocado Salad with Miso Dressing
Ifyou’re on a diet but don’t want to slack on flavor, this shrimpand avocado salad with a miso dressing is satiating for any meal orseason. The shrimp has a spicy kick, adding depth and umami to thisrecipe.
11. Mexican Ceviche with Shrimp
Cevicheis thought of as something fancy at restaurants, but it’s so fastand easy to make, since you only cook your seafood in citrus. Makesome delicious Latin American seafood at home with just a fewingredients.
12. Low Carb Spicy Shrimp Hand Rolls
Going out for sushi on the regular can get expensive, so why not make your own spicy shrimp rolls at home? These handrails are simply made of chopped shrimp tossed in sriracha mayo which are then wrapped in tasty nori sheets.