• Prep Time
    20 Mins
  • Cook Time
    0 Mins
  • Total Time
    20 Mins
  • The base number of servings for this recipe is 2
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    Colombian Shrimp Cocktail

    This cooling Colombian style shrimp cocktail is creamy, easy to prepare, and flavorful for this summer!

     

     


    Ingredients
    1
    pound
    fresh medium shrimp, rinsed under cold water
    1/2
    cup
    red onions. finely chopped
    1/4
    cup
    ketchup
    1/4
    cup
    mayonnaise
    1
    lime, juiced
    *
    hot sauce (such as Tabasco), to taste
    *
    salt and white pepper to taste
    *
    saltine crackers to serve
    *
    cilantro or parsley, finely chopped
    Agua de Ajo
    4
    cloves of garlic
    1/2
    cup
    water
    Directions
    Begin by preparing the agua de ajo by mashing the garlic in a bowl with a fork or masher, add in the water. Stir to combine and set aside.
    Cook shrimp with its shell in salted water until fully cooked, about 5-7 minutes. Remove shrimp from water and place in a bowl to cool in the refrigerator.
    Once cooled discard shell and devein the shrimp. Place whole in a bowl.
    Add in the red onions, ketchup, mayonnaise, lime juice, hot sauce, 1-2 tablespoons of agua de ajo, cilantro, salt and white pepper.
    Stir to combine and taste to season. Serve mixture in martini glasses along with saltine crackers.

    The base number of servings for this recipe is 2
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