Shrimp Spread

Shrimp Spread

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Joyce Lowery


Crackers, bread sticks and vegetables all become fabulous when dipped in this cream cheese base shrimp spread.


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20 Min
10 Hr


  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 tsp
    yellow mustard
  • 1 tsp
    hot sauce
  • 1 tsp
    grated onion
  • dash
    black pepper
  • dash
  • 2 can(s)
    small shrimp, drained
  • 2 bunch
    green onions, chopped
  • 6 oz
    cocktail sauce

How to Make Shrimp Spread


  1. Beat the softened cream cheese with the lemon juice, hot sauce, mustard, salt, and black pepper until fluffy.
  2. Mix in the drained shrimp, onions, and green onions. Form into a mound on a medium serving platter. Cover and chill in the refrigerator one hour or until firm.
  3. Top with chilled cocktail sauce before serving.

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About Shrimp Spread

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole

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