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Lightened Green Goddess Dressing with Grilled Shrimp


This anchovy-spiked dressing goes well with grilled shrimp.

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  • Servings: 4

Source: Everyday Food, July/August 2007


  • 1/2 cup packed parsley leaves
  • 1 to 2 anchovy fillets
  • 1 scallion, coarsely chopped
  • 1/2 small garlic clove
  • 1/4 cup light mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup plain low-fat yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon white-wine vinegar
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 pound large shrimp
  • Oil, for grates


  1. For the sauce, in a food processor, pulse parsley, anchovies, scallion, and garlic until scallion and parsley are finely chopped. Add mayonnaise, yogurt, and vinegar; pulse until combined. Season with salt and pepper.

  2. For the shrimp, heat the grill to medium high; lightly oil grates. Peel and devein shrimp. Thread shrimp horizontally onto five 12-inch-long skewers. Grill, turning skewers over once, until shrimp are opaque throughout, 4 to 6 minutes. Remove from skewers, and if desired, serve over watercress with lemon wedges

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