Curried Shrimp And Macaroni Salad Recipe

Step 1

Mix the curry powder into the mayonnaise. Put the remaining ingredients in a large bowl. Dress with the curried mayonnaise. Chill 1-2 hours.

Step 2

NOTES: A cold pasta dish -- This salad is quick and easy. It's best if made several hours before serving, to get the full curry flavor. It's been a real hit at potlucks. Serves 4 to 6.

* A honeydew ball is a ball of honeydew melon that is scooped out of the flesh of the melon with a "balling spoon" or "melon baller." About 1 1/3 cups of conchiglie will make about three cups of cooked macaroni.

Things You'll Need

  • 1/4c Mayonnaise
  • 2ts Curry powder
  • -(or to taste)
  • 1lb Shrimp (small), cleaned,
  • -deveined and cooked
  • 2c Honeydew balls
  • 1/2c Water chestnuts,
  • -slivered, drained
  • 1 1/3c Conchiglie piccole pasta,
  • -cooked (small sea-shell
  • -macaroni; measure before
  • -cooking)

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