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Turkey Shrimp Salad Recipe

It's tradition for my family to have this salad on New Year's Day. I like to serve it with mugs of hot tomato soup and warm French bread.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling YIELD:20-22 servings

Ingredients

  • 12 cups cooked elbow macaroni
  • 6 cups cubed cooked turkey
  • 2 cups cooked deveined salad shrimp
  • 1 cup thinly sliced celery
  • 1/2 cup thinly sliced green onions
  • 1 can (20 ounces) pineapple chunks, drained
  • 1 can (15 ounces) sliced peaches, drained and diced
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning
  • Hard-cooked eggs, sliced, optional
  • Orange slices, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the first seven ingredients. In a small bowl, combine milk, lemon juice, oil, mustard, salt and lemon-pepper in a small bowl; mix well. Pour over salad; toss to coat. Cover and chill for at least 2 hours. Garnish with eggs and oranges if desired. Yield: 20-22 servings.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

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