Citrus Shrimp & Spinach

I love shrimp. Just LOVE it. It's low in calories, it's tender, juicy and delicious (when cooked right) and it can be flavored in SO many ways.  This week we take 2 basic ingredients- shrimp and spinach and turn them from blah to WOW in creating Citrus Shrimp & Spinach.

What's even better is that this is truly a 10 minute meal. And who doesn’t love making dinner in less than 10 minutes per night?  With simple ingredients on hand and some great seasonings to work with, this easy lean and green recipe is not only fast, it’s incredibly delicious.


Citrus Shrimp & Spinach

  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 Minutes
  • Total Time: 15 Minutes

Servings: ~4 Serving 



  1. Heat oil in a large frying pan over medium high heat.

    1. Add shrimp and sprinkle with seasoning. Stir to coat and cook 3-4 minutes, stirring occasionally. Shrimp should be opaque and cooked on both sides.

    2. Add the greens to the pan. Using a pair of tongs, toss the greens in the pan for a minute or two until just wilted.

    3. Serve hot.

      Serving Size 7 oz. shrimp and 1 1/2 cups of greens and is 1 Leanest, 3 Green, 1 Healthy Fat and 1 Condiment option.

    Nutrition Facts


    Optavia Counts Per Serving

    0 -  Lean

    0 - Leaner

    1 - Leanest

    3 - Green

    1 - Condiments

    1 - Healthy Fat

    Weight Watchers Points
    Per Serving

    1 Weight Watchers Points

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