Classic Shrimp Cocktail

Serve this shrimp with a squeeze of lemon juice for flavor and with cocktail sauce in a cup on the side for dipping.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 quarts water
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. lemon juice
  • 1 lb. raw colossal shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 cup cocktail sauc

Directions

  • Combine water, salt, and lemon juice in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Add shrimp and cook uncovered for 3 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Drain and rinse shrimp. Serve with cocktail sauce.

Recipe Information

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 2 quarts water
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. lemon juice
  • 1 lb. raw colossal shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 cup cocktail sauc

Directions

  • Combine water, salt, and lemon juice in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Add shrimp and cook uncovered for 3 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Drain and rinse shrimp. Serve with cocktail sauce.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories150
Total Fat1g
Saturated Fat0g
Cholesterol145mg
Sodium1530mg
Total Carbohydrate18g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars12g
Protein16g