Open-faced shrimp salad sandwich with tarragon

SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
16 min
10 min
2 min
Make yourself this amazing meal today in only 16 minutes. Our shrimp salad is seasoned with fresh tarragon and lemon, a French-inspired combination that is hard to resist. This fork-and-knife sandwich can bring summer to you any time of the year for lunch or dinner. This is also a wonderful brunch recipe and multiplies easily to feed a crowd. Serve a sliced heirloom tomato sprinkled with salt and pepper alongside the sandwich.


Plain lowfat yogurt

1 Tbsp

Light mayonnaise

2 tsp

Lemon zest

¼ tsp, grated

Fresh lemon juice

2 tsp

Black pepper

1 pinch

Uncooked scallion(s)

1½ Tbsp, sliced

Fresh tarragon

1½ Tbsp, chopped

Cooked shrimp

¼ pound(s), medium peeled and deveined, each cut lengthwise in half

Light whole wheat hamburger buns

1 item(s), split and toasted

Unsalted butter

1 tsp

Romaine lettuce

½ cup(s), shredded


  1. Stir together yogurt, mayonnaise, lemon zest and juice, and pepper in medium bowl. Stir in scallion and tarragon. Add shrimp and toss to coat.
  2. Heat medium skillet over medium heat. Spread butter evenly on cut sides of bun. Place bun, cut side down, in skillet and cook until lightly browned, about 2 minutes.
  3. Place bun on plate and top with lettuce. Mound shrimp mixture into bun and serve at once.
  4. Per serving (1 sandwich)