RECIPES

Marinated Shrimp, Feta and Cucumber Salad

Wisconsin Cheese Marinated Shrimp, Feta and Cucumber Salad  Recipe
Active Time
20 Minutes
Servings
6-8

Ingredients

Cheese

Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Feta can be used in this recipe.

Instructions

  1. Place shrimp in a shallow, large bowl. Whisk lemon juice and sugar in a small bowl. Slowly whisk in olive oil. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Pour over shrimp; gently toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 10 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, cut cucumber in half lengthwise. Dice half of the cucumber for salad. Thinly slice remaining cucumber into ribbons with a mandoline or vegetable peeler. Wrap ribbons on wooden skewers; set aside.
  3. Add the feta, mint and diced cucumber to shrimp in bowl; gently toss to combine. Cover and refrigerate for at least 10 minutes.
  4. Spoon salad into serving glasses. Garnish with reserved cucumber ribbons and mint.

Cheesemonger Tip

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Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Nasonville Dairy has been making feta cheese for over 30 years. Crafted by certified Master Cheesemakers, this award-winning feta brightens dishes with a sprinkle of tart, salty and fresh flavors.

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