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Shrimp Cocktail Recipe


Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

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This shrimp cocktail recipe is super easy to prepare, and it's the perfect appetizer for a family gathering or party. Arrange the shrimp around small bowls or cocktail glasses. Martini glasses make great servers for shrimp cocktail.Here's a larger image of the shrimp cocktail recipe.


  • 1/2 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup chili sauce
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • dash Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish, optional
  • salt, to taste
  • lemon wedges, optional
  • 2 to 3 dozen shrimp, peeled and deveined, tails left on, cooked and chilled


Combine the ketchup, chili sauce, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, horseradish, and salt. Put some of the sauce in a small bowl or cocktail glass and arrange shrimp around the rim.
Shrimp cocktail recipe serves 8 to 10.

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