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Asian Ginger Shrimp Skewers

Yields1 Serving

Asian Ginger Shrimp Skewers Recipe

 24 medium shrimp, thawed, peeled and deveined
 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil
 1 large head Boston lettuce
 1 pkg. (12 oz.) pre-washed, torn mixed greens
 1 bunch scallions, 6-inch section both green and white parts, chopped
 1 pkg. (8 oz.) fresh sugar snap or snow peas, rinsed and chopped
 2 cups shredded carrots
 1 medium cucumber, seeded and chopped
 20 medium fresh basil leaves, chopped
 1 ¼ cup Jimmy’s Sweet & Sour Dressing mixed with 1 Tbsp. of ground ginger (shake well)
 1 pkg. of sesame salad toppings

Prepare grill to medium hot. Soak 6 wooden skewers in water for 5 minutes.


Toss shrimp with vegetable oil. Thread shrimp (6 pieces each) onto the skewers.


While grill is heating prepare the vegetables for the salad. Rinse Boston lettuce, remove 6 large outer leaves and set aside, chop remaining lettuce. Combine lettuce, green onion, peas, carrots, cucumber and basil with 3/4 cup Jimmy’s Sweet & Sour Salad Dressing with ground ginger. Toss well. Arrange larger Boston lettuce leaves on a platter and top with salad mixture.


Spray grill with non-stick cooking spray for the grill. Grill shrimp for 5 to 6 minutes or until shrimp are opaque; turning half way through grilling time, and brushing with 1/4 cup remaining Jimmy’s Sweet & Sour Salad Dressing with ground ginger the last minutes of cooking.


Serve shrimp over arranged salad platter and sprinkle with sesame salad topping.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 1395Calories from Fat 159
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 18g28%

Saturated Fat 2g10%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 279mg93%
Sodium 1463mg61%
Potassium 0mg
Total Carbohydrate 282g94%

Dietary Fiber 15g60%
Sugars 251g
Protein 40g80%

Vitamin A 8%
Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 0%
Iron 0%
Vitamin D 0%
Vitamin E 0%
Vitamin K 5%
Thiamin 0%
Riboflavin 0%
Niacin 0%
Vitamin B6 1%
Folate 1%
Vitamin B12 0%
Phosphorus 1%
Magnesium 0%
Zinc 0%
Selenium 1%
Manganese 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.