Shrimp with Key Lime Cocktail Sauce
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When is shrimp cocktail not a hit at a party? And it's easy to make, too!
uncooked shrimp1 pound(s), medium, peeled and deveined
fresh lime juice2 Tbsp, or Key lime juice
Worcestershire sauce2 tsp
hot pepper sauce½ tsp
- Rinse the shrimp under cold water and place them in a saucepan with enough cold water to cover them; heat just until the water begins to simmer. Remove the saucepan from the heat and set aside 1 minute, or until the shrimp are opaque in the center. Drain the shrimp, then plunge them into a bowl of ice water. Drain and pat dry with paper towels. Arrange on a serving platter.
- To make the cocktail sauce, combine the ketchup, key lime juice, Worcestershire sauce and pepper sauce in a small bowl. Taste and adjust the seasoning, adding more hot pepper sauce or Worcestershire sauce as desired. Serve the shrimp with the cocktail sauce.