Shrimp Cocktail with Horseradish Cocktail Sauce

Always a favorite, the classic shrimp cocktail is a quick and easy appetizer. Pair the shrimp with its perfect complement: horseradish cocktail sauce.
Related To:
Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp Cocktail

Always a favorite, the classic shrimp cocktail is a quick and easy appetizer. Pair the shrimp with its perfect complement: horseradish cocktail sauce.

Ingredients:

4 lbs. jumbo shrimp (peeled and de-veined)
1 cup ketchup
2 Tbs. fresh or store-bought horseradish
1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
1/4 cup of lemon juice
1 tsp. dried onion powder
1 fresh lemon for garnish
1 bunch fresh Italian parsley

Preparation:

Drop shrimp into boiling water and reduce heat to simmer. Remove the shrimp from the water before they curl up (it will take about 3-4 minutes).

For cocktail sauce, combine ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, horseradish and lemon juice in a bowl and refrigerate for at least 15 minutes before serving. You can also add dried onion powder if you desire. Salt to taste.

Next Up

Keftethakia Cocktail Meatballs

Perfect for a last-minute party, these Greek-inspired meatballs can be made ahead of time and reheated.

Shrimp Salad Recipe

Nothing says summer quite like shrimp salad. Prepare a batch for your next soiree by following this quick and easy recipe that's perfect for bite-sized sandwiches.

Mini Chipotle Shrimp Tostadas

These tiny bites are packed with spice and flavor and will have your guests coming back for seconds.

Spicy Shrimp Toast

These decadent, bite-sized shrimp toasts are crisp, super savory and bursting with flavor. Coupled with the sweet chile sauce, this is the perfect cocktail party appetizer.

Grilled Cumin Shrimp and Avocado Gazpacho

Nothing will cool you down this summer quite like this refreshing gazpacho appetizer topped with spicy grilled shrimp.

The U.S. Has a Giant Cheese Surplus! 11 Delicious, Delicious Ways to Help

Calling all cheese lovers — we need your help consuming all the cheese.

Creepy-Crawly Chips and Swampy Guacamole Recipe

Halloween parties call for a frightening feast. Kids will love dipping homemade baked chips shaped like animals and insects in a tasty (and healthy!) guacamole dip.

No-Bake Gorgonzola Cheese Balls Recipe

This make-ahead appetizer is quick, easy and incredibly delicious.

Tomato Sandwich Recipe

This classic sandwich recipe requires only a handful of simple ingredients but will leave guests coming back for seconds.

Sparkling Cranberry Brie Bites Recipe

Relish in the combination of savory and sweet with this beautiful appetizer that layers cranberries, brie and cranberry chutney on crackers.

Go Shopping

Refresh your home with stylish products handpicked by HGTV editors.

Watch Live TV

Don't miss your favorite shows. Live stream HGTV now.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.