Fusilli with Shrimp à la Grecque

Fusilli with Shrimp à la Grecque
  • 4 servings
  • 0:15 Preparation
  • 0:15 Cooking
  • 0:30 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 3/4x450

    cellophane package fusilli pasta

  • 5 oz
    (150 g)

    frozen, size 60-80, uncooked peeled shrimp

  • 1/2

    cucumber, cut in half slices

  • 1/2

    red onion, thinly sliced

  • 2

    italian tomatoes, seeded and cut into quarters

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    plain yoghurt

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    whole olives

  • Salt and pepper to taste

Preparation

Cook the pasta according to the package instructions. Drain and rinse under cold water, drain again and pour a thin stream of olive oil over the pasta. Allow to cool.

Poach the shrimp for 2-3 minutes in boiling water. Drain and allow to cool.

Mix the remaining ingredients in a salad bowl.

Add the cooled pasta and shrimp and mix well.

Season with salt and pepper and, if desired, some dried oregano. Serve immediately.

Source: Metro

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