Nel's Shrimp Spread Recipe

Great party spread/dip! Scandic in origin & very tasty!


Preparation Time15 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexHealthyServings20
TasteMain Ingredient
Interest Group,

Recipe Story

My gfood buddy in Oslo made this for me when I was visiting in his home! It was, in a word....GREAT! ORIGIN: Nels Gundarson, Oslo-Norway, circa 1992


 Shrimp2 Pound
 Green onions12
 Celery2 Tablespoon, minced
 Green pepper2 Tablespoon, minced
 Lemon juice5 Teaspoon
 Lemon rind grated1 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Tabasco sauce2 Teaspoon
 Pepper white1 Teaspoon
 Mayonnaise1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 170 Calories from Fat 124

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.2%

Saturated Fat 1.3 g6.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 80.7 mg

Sodium 196.9 mg8.2%

Total Carbohydrates 1 g0.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.4 g1.6%

Sugars 0.3 g

Protein 9 g18.8%

Vitamin A 7.8% Vitamin C 10.7%

Calcium 3% Iron 7.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Chop shrimp & onion, including tops.
Combine with all other ingredients.
Refrigerate & serve with crackers or Norwegian flatbread.


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shantihhh says :

This sounds wonderful, thanks for posting this recipe Doc! I always love your recipes.
Posted on: 10 August 2007 - 12:11am