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my maryland shrimp salad

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a recipe by
Dee Tourville

Being raised in Maryland my parents always used old bay seasoning on crabs & why not in the shrimp salad.

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serves 2 or 3
method Steam

Ingredients For my maryland shrimp salad

  • 3/4 lb
    shrimp (30-40 count
  • 1/4 c
    cup mayonnaise ( i use hellmans)
  • 4 tsp
    diced celery
  • 1 Tbsp
    green onion, green parts only, diced
  • 3/4 tsp
    old bay seasoning
  • 1 pinch
    celery seed
  • 1/8 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    lemon juice

How To Make my maryland shrimp salad

  • 1
    Heat 1-2 cups of water to a boil over a steamer basket. Add the shrimp and steam until just cooked -- 4 minutes should do it. Cool shrimp.
  • 2
    and de-vein the shrimp and slice lengthwise (or leave them whole)
  • 3
    Combine the shrimp and the remaining ingredients in a bowl. Chill for an hour or up to 24 hours. Serve in a bowl, on white bread with lettuce and tomato. We like ours on mini bagels.