"I have long believed that good food, good eating is all about risk. Whether we're talking about unpasteurized Stilton, raw oysters or working for organized crime 'associates,' food, for me, has always been an adventure."--Anthony Bourdain

Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Mexican Shrimp Cocktail, by , is from , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Raymond Friedmann
Added: Thursday, September 27, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 lb small highly seasoned peeled shrimp
2 avocados peeled and chopped
1 onion chopped fine
1 bunch cilantro chopped
2 serrano peppers chopped fine may use jalapenos
2 tomatoes chopped
3 Mexican limes
Homemade or store bought shrimp cocktail sauce

Directions:
Directions:
Peel and cook shrimp set aside in frig. Some grocery stores will steam the shrimp for you; just make sure they use a spicy seasoning when they steam the shrimp. Peel. In cocktail glasses place a layer of shrimp, avocado, onion, tomato, cilantro and chile squeeze some lime juice over all; salt and pepper if you wish. Pour cocktail sauce on top; sprinkle with more chile and cilantro. Place in frig until time to serve. Eat with cocktail fork and saltine crackers.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 min.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

539W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!