Great Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

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great shrimp cocktail

Wallace Hale

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@katcat

My version of shrimp cocktail. Enjoy


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Serves:

8

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1
lemon sliced thinly
4
bay leaves
2tbs
peppercorns crushed
10
whole allspice berries
2 teas
salt
24 lrg
shrimp shelled deveined
1 cup
cocktail sauce
12
small romaine lettuce leaves
24
7 inch skewers

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In 6 quart dutch oven, combine 2 quarts water, lemon, bay leaves, crushed peppercorns, allspice berries, and salt; heat to boiling. Cover and boil 16 minutes. Add shrimp and cook until just opaque throughout, 2 minutes. Drain and rinse with cold running wster to stop shrimp from cooking. Cover and refrigerate shrimp 12 hours.
2
Just before srrving, place cup of cocktail sauce in center of of a serving platter arrange romaine leaves around cup sauce in center of platter leaf tip pointing out thread shrimp on the skewers and place on leaves arranged around sauce makes 8 appetizers before main meal.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Dairy Free, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy