Salsa Fresca Coctail Shrimp

Salsa Fresca Coctail Shrimp Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Erica H

By
@halldarcel

I love shrimp cocktail and I usually eat it cold with just cocktail sauce. I recently went to make some and was low on cocktail sauce. I had some fresh salsa that I had recently bought and thought it would go good with the cold shrimp. This can be served with fresh or frozen shrimp. It can also be served hot over spanish rice. Its something thats quick and easy and good if you're just wanting to try something different or not wanting to do much cooking.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
3-5
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
4 Hr

Ingredients

  • 25-35 medium
    cooked frozen shrimp thawed or prepared fresh shrip peeled and devained tail on or off
  • 1 c
    cocktail sauce
  • 1 1/2 c
    chunky salsa fresca mild
  • 2 dash(es)
    hot sauce
  • 1 dash(es)
    white wine vinegar

How to Make Salsa Fresca Coctail Shrimp

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix cocktail sauce and salsa together in a medium bowl. Add hot sauce and vinegar and mix well. Taste mixture to see if you're needing more hot sauce or vinegar for your taste. Toss in the shrimp and make sure its well covered with the sauce. Cover bowl and refrigerate over night or for at least 4 hours. The longer it marinates the more flavor the shrimp will have. Put shrimp in serving bowls with some of the cocktail mixture. Serve immediately.
  2. To serve this hot. Remove shrimp from the mixture after marinating. Heat mixture in a small sauce pan over medium heat then add the shrimp long enough to heat through and serve right away. The shrimp are pre-cooked so dont allow to sit in the hot mixture too long. Serve over white or spanish style rice for a healthy main dish.

Printable Recipe Card

About Salsa Fresca Coctail Shrimp





Leave a Comment

23 Sensational Salsa Recipes

23 Sensational Salsa Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Spice up your entertaining with one of these 23 sensational salsa recipes.

Dive Into The Weekend With A Pool Party Recipe

Dive Into the Weekend With a Pool Party

Kitchen Crew

Whether you're lucky enough to have a pool in your backyard, belong to a community pool or own a kiddie pool (don't judge, they work wonders on a hot day...

15 Unique Watermelon Recipes

15 Unique Watermelon Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Our favorite summer fruit has been reinvented in these 15 unique watermelon recipes.