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Cucumber Shrimp Appetizers Recipe

Cucumber Shrimp Appetizers Recipe

"When my friend's husband needed lower-fat snacks, she served him this fresh-tasting shrimp spread," recalls field editor Patricia Kile of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. "Cucumber slices are a fun and healthy alternative to crackers."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:32 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (8 ounces) unsweetened crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 can (4 ounces) tiny shrimp, rinsed and drained
  • 1/4 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped green onion
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons minced fresh dill
  • 1 medium cucumber (8 inches), cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • Fresh dill sprigs, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a bowl, combine the pineapple, shrimp, mayonnaise, onion, mustard and dill. Spoon onto cucumber slices. Garnish with dill sprigs if desired. Yield: 32 appetizers.

Nutritional Facts

One appetizer equals 16 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 7 mg cholesterol, 29 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 1 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 Free Food.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.