Spicy Shrimp Cakes with Corn and Avocado Salsa

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 10
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 159.1
  • Total Fat: 6.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 91.7 mg
  • Sodium: 319.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 14.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.5 g
  • Protein: 12.2 g

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Prepare shrimp cakes a day in advance. Garnish with lime wedges, if desired. Prepare shrimp cakes a day in advance. Garnish with lime wedges, if desired.
Number of Servings: 10


    1 pound medium shrimp peeled and deveined
    Cooking spray
    1 cup finely chopped red bell pepper
    1 garlic clove, mnced
    1/4 c. thinly sliced green onions
    3 tablespoons reduced-fat mayonnaice
    1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
    1 1/2 teaspoons hot sauce
    1/2 teaspoon sugar
    1/4 teaspoon salt 1 large egg
    1/4 cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
    3/4 cup panko (breadcrumbs), divided
    1 cup frozen white corn, thawed
    3/4 cup diced peeled avocado
    1/4 cup chiopped fresh cilantro
    3 tablespoons finely chopped red onion
    2 tablespoons finely chopped seeded poblano pepper
    1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
    1/4 teaspoon salt


1. To prepare cakes, place shrimp in a food processor, pulse 10 times or until finely chopped. Set aside.
2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Coat pan wth cooking spray. Add bell pepper to pan, saute 3 minutes. Add garlic to pan, saute for 1 minute. Remove from heat. Place bell pepper mixture in a large bowl. Add shrimp, green onions, and the next 6 ingredients (through egg), stirring well. Stir in cilantro and 1/4 cup panko.
3. Divide shrimp mixture into 10 equal portions, shaping each portion into a 1/2-inch thick patty. Dredge both sides of patties in remaining 1/2 cup panko. Chill at least one hour.
4. Heat pan over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add 5 cakes to pan, cook 4 minutes on each side or until browned. Remove from pan, cover and keep warm. Repeat procedure with remaining cakes.
5 To prepare salsa, combine corn and remaining ingredients, stir gently. Serve immediately with shrimp cakes.
Yield: 10 servings (serving size = 1 shrimp cake and about 3 tablespoons salsa).

Number of Servings: 10

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JOYCEOSBORN.

TAGS:  Fish | Dinner | Fish Dinner |

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