Sheet Pan Shrimp and Vegetables

Lemony shrimp and asparagus enhance this spin on panzanella salad

Panzanella is a salad traditionally made with stale bread and tomatoes—and it's one of our favorite summer dishes. This easy 30-minute one-pan meal is an updated spin on the classic, using shrimp, sourdough bread and vegetables (watch the video).

Garlicky shrimp are surrounded by asparagus, olives and artichoke hearts, tossed in a balsamic dressing before getting topped with chunks of sourdough to crisp in the oven. The whole tray is then tossed with fresh parsley and mozzarella before serving.

The key to this dish is the layering: By topping the vegetables with the sourdough, the bread can toast and dry out without getting soggy from the dressing. And by tossing right before serving, the bread gets to soak up the pan drippings while still staying crisp.

Recipe from the Tasting Table Test Kitchen

Sheet Tray Shrimp And Vegetables
4.6 from 50 ratings
This easy 30-minute one-pan meal is an updated spin on the classic panzanella, using shrimp, sourdough bread and vegetables. Roast it all on one sheet tray.
Prep Time
10
minutes
Cook Time
20
minutes
Servings
6
servings
Total time: 30 minutes
Ingredients
  • For the Shrimp
  • 1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • ½ teaspoon lemon zest
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • For the Dressing
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • For the Salad
  • 8 ounces asparagus, cut into 2-inch pieces
  • ½ cup marinated artichokes hearts
  • ½ cup pitted Castelvetrano olives, halved
  • ½ red onion, large dice
  • ¼ cup (10 each) sun-dried tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • Dressing
  • 4 cups roughly torn sourdough bread
  • For Assembly
  • ½ cup (6 ounces) small mozzarella balls, halved
  • ¼ cup parsley leaves
  • ¼ cup basil leaves, torn
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
Directions
  1. Prepare the shrimp: Preheat the oven to 450º and line a baking sheet with tinfoil. In a medium bowl, toss the shrimp ingredients together and place in the center of the sheet tray.
  2. Make the dressing: In a medium bowl, whisk together the vinegar, mustard and honey. While whisking constantly, slowly stream in the olive oil until emulsified. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. In a large bowl, toss the asparagus, artichokes, olives, red onion and sun-dried tomatoes with the dressing to coat. Scatter around the shrimp, then top the salad with the chunks of bread. Bake until the shrimp are cooked and the bread is crisp, 10 minutes.
  4. Transfer the contents of the baking sheet to a large bowl and toss with the mozzarella balls, parsley leaves and torn basil leaves. Season with salt and pepper, then transfer to a platter and serve.
Nutrition
Calories per Serving 423
Total Fat 27.2 g
Saturated Fat 6.5 g
Trans Fat 0.3 g
Cholesterol 117.7 mg
Total Carbohydrates 25.8 g
Dietary Fiber 3.8 g
Total Sugars 7.6 g
Sodium 948.4 mg
Protein 21.6 g
The information shown is Edamam’s estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist’s advice.
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