Fajita Shrimp Salad

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 pound medium shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 1/2 cup frozen sliced bell peppers
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 14.5-oz. can diced tomatoes
  • 4 cups chopped Romaine lettuce
  • 1 large avocado pitted, peeled and diced
  • 1/4 cup sliced onion


  • Melt the coconut oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add shrimp; cook for 5 minutes or until they start to turn pink.
  • Add next 5 ingredients (garlic through cumin); cook for 10 minutes or until shrimp are pink throughout and curled into a “c” shape. Stir in tomatoes.
  • In a large bowl, layer lettuce, shrimp mixture, avocado and onion; serve.


SERVING SUGGESTION: A relish tray of carrot and celery sticks, carrots, cherry tomatoes, and cucumber spears.
NUTRITION: 247 Calories; 12g Fat; 25g Protein; 12g Carbohydrate; 3g Dietary Fiber; 173mg Cholesterol; 190mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 3 Lean Meat; 1 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 2 Fat.
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