Dip: In a large pot, place spinach with water that clings from washing. Cook covered over mdium heat until completely wilted, about 5-7 minutes. Drain and rinse immediately under cold water. Place spinach in strainer and press to extract as much liquid as possible. In a food processor, place spinach with green onions, parsley and dill weed; process to puree. Add remaining dip ingredients except lemon juice; process until smooth. Stir in lemon juice to taste. Refrigerate until ready to serve. Shrimp: In a blender, process all ingredients except shrimp and cooking spray until smooth. Let mixture stand in blender contantainer 5 minutes, or until green part rises to top, leaving water below.Shell shrimp, leaving tails intact if desired. In a baking dish, arrange shrimp in a single layer; spray ightly with cooking spray, tossing to coat. Spoon parsley mixture evenly over shrimp, discarding water at bottom of container. Turn shrimp to coat with parsley mixture. Spray a large nonstick skillet with cooking spray; heat over medium-high heat. Add 1/4 of the shrimp and saute, turning over once, just until opaque in center, 1-2 minutes. (Be careful not to overcook.) Remove shrimp to plate. Wipe out skillet and repeat with remaining shrimp in three batches. Serve shrimp warm, room temperature or cold; refrigerate if not serving within one hour. Serve shrimp and dip with crudites arranged on a platter. Per Serving: Shrimp: Calories: 85, Protein: 13g, Fat: 1g, Cholesterol: 90mg, Fiber: 2g, Sodium: 133mg. Dip: Calories: 45, Protein: 3g, Carbohydrate: 8g, Fat: .5g, Cholesterol: 5mg, Fiber: 1g, Sodium: 207mg. Source: Medford Mail Tribune, March 1994 Typed by Katherine Smith Cyberealm BBS and home of Kook-Net, Watertown, NY 315-786-1120
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (266g)|
|Recipe Makes: 8 Servings|
|Calories from Fat: 4 (7%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 0.5g||1 %|
|Saturated Fat 0.1g||0 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 0.1g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 0.1g|
|Cholesterol 2.4mg||1 %|
|Sodium 77.9mg||3 %|
|Potassium 224.8mg||6 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 10.7g||3 %|
|Dietary Fiber 1g||4 %|
|Sugars, other 9.7g|
|Protein 3.3g||5 %|
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Calories per serving: 56
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