Acapulco Avocado Salad

1
Gloria Gasperson'Giddings

By
@MsGlo

This is a great summertime salad for you out there that are always trying to keep your weight down and this is a little fatting due to the avocado.I hope that you enjoy this salad.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Yummilicious! The beautiful vibrant colors will draw you in to this dish for a closer look.

When I finally dug into the beautiful salad, I said to myself, "WOW, this recipe has Blue Ribbon written all over it! Acapulco would be so proud!" This salad is perfect for any season - Your family and friends will be in for a real treat. Try pairing this yummy salad with a hearty veggie soup, crusty artisan bread and a chilled glass of pinot grigio. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 8 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • ·
    butter lettuce leaves
  • ·
    2 tbsp. white wine vinegar
  • ·
    2 tbsp. olive oil
  • ·
    1 fresh mango, diced
  • ·
    1/2 lb., medium shrimp(26-30 count),cooked, peeled, deveined, cut in half
  • ·
    1 can (4 oz ) diced green chiles, drained
  • ·
    1/2 cup any variety, salsa
  • ·
    2 ripe avocados

How to Make Acapulco Avocado Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Arrange lettuce on four plates.Set aside.
    Combime vinegar and oil in a medium bowl,mix well. Stir in mango, shrimp, chiles and salsa.
    Cut Avocados in half and remove pits. Using spoon, scoop some avocado flesh from pit area of each half.Chop and gently stir into shrimp mixture.
    Remove remainder of avocado from skin, run spoon between flesh and skin, and carefully scoop out avacado halves in one piece.Place each half on lettuce bed.
    Spoon shrimp mixture evenly into avocado halves.

Printable Recipe Card

About Acapulco Avocado Salad

Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Mexican
Collection: Fresh Finds



Show 40 Comments & Reviews

Your Go-To Easter Menu

Your Go-To Easter Menu


From Easter brunch to Easter dinner, we have your menu for your holiday meal. Whether you’re in charge of the main dish, appetizer, side dish, or dessert, we have the family-tested and approved recipes you need.

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter


In some households, the holiday meal is the highlight of the day. But in others, the dessert table is the real star. If that’s the case in your house, you’re in luck. We’re sharing an assortment of recipes so there is something for everyone. Carrot cake a must-have? You’ll find an addictive one, plus a […]

12 Lovely Coffee Cake Recipes

12 Lovely Coffee Cake Recipes


Perfect with your morning coffee or as a treat after dinner, coffee cakes are one of our favorite indulgences. Sweet, heavenly, and full of flavor, coffee cakes are a great go-to for family get-togethers or a random Sunday. Grab a slice and get ready to enjoy!