Shrimp and Avocado Salad

         Yield: 8 Servings
Categories: Poultry, Shrimp, Salads, Meats

4 md Avocados 1/2 Lemon; juice of 1 c Cooked shrimp 1/2 c Celery; diced 1/2 c Waterchestnuts; chopped 1 Hard-boiled egg; diced 1/4 c Mayonnaise; homemade Salt; to taste Freshly ground black pepper; - to taste 8 Romaine lettuce Fresh parsley; chopped, -garnish Cut the avocados is half; remove stone and brush on lemon juice with a pastry brush. This will help to keep a rich, fresh color. Mix the shrimp with the remaining lemon juice (about 1 teaspoon). Add the celery, waterchestnuts, hard-boiled egg and mayonnaise. Season to taste. Fill the avocado halves with a generous helping of the shrimp mixture. Place a leave of Romaine lettuce on each plate. Center an avocado on the lettuce and sprinkle top of the salad with fresh parsley. Cover each dish with plastic wrap and chill until ready to serve. Lovely make ahead salad. Message From mollywalsh@juno.com (Molly Walsh) to The TNT Recipes List.