Coriander Tabbouleh Salad with Shrimp

Coriander Tabbouleh Salad with Shrimp


"A great summer salad for buffets or as a meal on its own."


30 m servings 312 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 312 kcal
  • 16%
  • Fat:
  • 11.9 g
  • 18%
  • Carbs:
  • 33.7g
  • 11%
  • Protein:
  • 20.5 g
  • 41%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 136 mg
  • 46%
  • Sodium:
  • 472 mg
  • 19%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • Prep

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  1. Place bulgur in a large bowl, and pour the boiling water and olive oil over it. Stir, cover, and let stand for 15 to 20 minutes.
  2. When all of the water has been absorbed and the bulgur is tender, stir in the lemon juice, cucumber, green onions, parsley, and mint. Season with coriander, ginger, salt and pepper. Garnish with shrimp.


  • Cook's Note:
  • You can substitute 3 tomatoes for the cucumber, or use a combination of cucumber and tomatoes in this salad.
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  1. 15 Ratings


What I like most about this recipe is the unusual addition of shrimp to the salad. This is the first time I have seen shrimp in a tabbouleh salad, and I found it a fresh addition. It provided ...

I wish I could give this 6 stars. The cucumber was a nice change from tomato. The different fresh flavors of the herbs and ginger blend well but are distinctly different. I can't say enough g...

I was searching for a tabbouleh recipe to correspond with my Low GI Diet menu item, so I used this one, mixed with with a Chickpea Fallafel recipe and put in flat bread - I thought it was great!...

Huge picnic hit!

This is a great recipe to serve for a special luncheon or dinner. The flavors mingle nicely and are refreshing. We like to serve it with a little plain yogurt on the side. Cilantro makes a nice ...

I could not wait to write a review for this tabbouleh salad. This is the first time I have even tried to make this salad. I followed the receipe only adding a little more lemon juice to my tas...

I've made this recipe twice now, and have loved it both times. The second time I had so quintuple the recipe for a shower, and it worked out quite nicely - ridiculous amount of chopping though. ...

Best recipe for tabbouleh i know of... i dont really think the large shrimp are really necessary, and it might actually be better with more bite-size shrimp.

Made bulgur as directed on package. Everything else exactly the same as directed in original recipe.... was excellent!!! Did add tomatoes as well as cucumbers. This salad would've been even more...