Shrimp Cocktail

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Sandy Mika

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@mikasldy

My friend Edwardo gave me this recipe, a wonderful man from Ecuador. The juice from this is very good, I have known some to go back for more of the juice and some even add vodka to it and drink it.

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What a fun twist on shrimp cocktail!  It makes for an impressive presentation... and tastes as good as it looks! Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 6 votes

Comments:
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Steam

Ingredients

  • 2 - 3 lb
    fresh raw shrimp
  • 1/4 ea
    green pepper, red, yellow, orange thinly sliced (i like to use multi colors peppers, they look so pretty)
  • 1
    bermuda onion thinly sliced
  • 2
    juice from lemons
  • 2 Tbsp
    worchestshire sauce
  • 18 oz
    open pit original barbeque sauce
  • ·
    fresh cilantro chopped
  • 1
    lemon thinly sliced for garnish

How to Make Shrimp Cocktail

Step-by-Step

  1. Clean, devein, remove tails, and quickly steam shrimp, be careful not to over cook. Set aside to cool in large serving bowl.
  2. Slice your onions and peppers. You can add more pepper and onion slices if you like . I add mostly by how its proportioned to everything else.
  3. Chop some cilantro. About a handful, the amount is mostly to your taste.
  4. When shrimp is cooled, add peppers , onions, cilantro, worchestshire sauce, juice from 2 lemons, and the whole bottle of OPEN PIT.
  5. Mix well. Cover. Place in refrigerator for a couple hours to chill through, it helps the flavors meld. Mix well,Garnish with lemon slices. Serve.

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About Shrimp Cocktail

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy
Hashtags: #shrimp #cocktail



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