Traditional Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Mike 2

A traditional Mexican shrimp cocktail from

Top Review by Chicarocks123

I'm Mexican and cook this almost the same exact way! I add a couple of diced tomatoes and a diced jalapeño. I also use yellow lemons instead of limes and add salt to taste. I don't do the cucumbers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix all ingredients in a large nonreactive container.
  2. Chill and serve with limes and Tabasco sauce.
  3. * Do not over-cook the shrimp, as they will become tough!
  4. Be careful when steaming the shrimp; you do not want it tough.

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