Free Recipe Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Recipe Type: S Recipes

Recipe Preparation: boil

Cooking Ingredients for Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

1 c Water
1/3 c Lime Juice
1 Clove Garlic; Finely Chopped
2 ts Salt
Pepper; Dash of
24 Shrimp; Raw, *
1 Avocado; Peeled And Chopped
2 Jalapeno Chiles; **
1/4 c Tomato; Chopped
2 tb Onion; Chopped
2 tb Carrot; Finely Chopped
2 tb Cilantro; Fresh, Snipped
2 tb Vegetable Or Olive Oil
1-1/2 c Lettuce; Finely Shredded
Lemon Or Lime Wedges

Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Preparation

* Shrimp should be peeled and deveined. ** Jalapeno Chiles should be seeded and finely chopped. ~————- Heat water, lime juice, garlic, salt and pepper to boiling in a 4-quart Dutch oven; reduce heat. Simmer uncovered until reduced to 2/3 cup. Add shrimp. Cover and simmer 3 minutes; do NOT overcook. Immediately remove shrimp from liquid with slotted spoon; place in bowl of iced water. Simmer liquid until reduced to 2 T; cool. Mix reduced liquid, shrimp and remaing ingredients except shredded lettuce and lemon wedges in a glass or plastic bowl. Cover and refrigerate at least 1 hour. Just before serving place 1/4 cup lettuce on each of 6 serving dishes. Divide shrimp mixture among dishes. Garnish with lemon wedges. Miscellaneous recipes from the collection of Mike Orchekowski. mo-misc

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Recipe Serves: 6

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