Exotic Shrimp and Rice Salad
1 lb. rice, long grain
5 lbs. cooked shrimp, small salad shrimp are perfect *
1 1/2 lbs. chopped celery
1 lb. green peppers, cut into 1 inch slivers
1 c. good white wine vinegar
1/2 c. canola oil
2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
2 Tbsp. sugar
1 Tbsp. salt
2 tsp. curry powder
3/4 tsp. fresh ginger minced
1/2 tsp. fresh black pepper
Cook the rice according to package directions, then chill.
Combine cold rice, cold shrimp and vegetables.
Make dressing by combining the rest of the ingredients. Pour over salad.
Chill for at least 3 hrs. Make 50 4 oz. servings. An elegant addition to a buffet.
Tip: If you don't have much luck cooking rice, Uncle Ben's is always dependable.
*Artificial crab can be substituted for part of the shrimp, to save on the budget.