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Shrimp cocktail

Shrimp cocktail

Ingredients :
1 lb shrimp with shell
Shrimp broth
1-1/4 cup ketchup
Dash Valentina
Dash Worcester sauce
1 lime
Small onion
2 tomatoes
1 Serrano, seeds removed if you don’t want it too spicy.
1 can tomato sauce
Half a cucumber, remove seeds
2 avocados
Directions :
Remove shells from shrimp and boil with a little salt. When shrimp is done remove and place the shells in the same water and let that boil.
Remove shells and discard
Add the shrimp broth to a bowl and add 1-1/4 cup ketchup, 1 can tomato sauce, dash of Valentina, dash of Worcester sauce, and lime. Mix and add more of whatever you think it needs to get that consistency it needs not too thick or watery.
Then just dice up cucumbers, tomato, onion, Serrano,and cilantro, avocado, and shrimp. Add to broth. Mix and taste.

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Laura J. Boss

Meet Laura J. Boss, a passionate blogger and cooking enthusiast who loves to experiment with different recipes and cuisines from around the world. Born and raised in a small town, I grew up watching my mother cook and developed a keen interest in the art of cooking from an early age.After completing my education, I decided to pursue my passion for cooking and started my own food blog. My blog features a wide range of recipes, from traditional family favorites to fusion dishes that I have created myself. My blog has gained a huge following, with many of my readers trying out my recipes and sharing their own cooking experiences.When I am not cooking up a storm in the kitchen, I enjoy traveling and exploring new cultures. I believe that food is an important part of every culture, and love to learn about new ingredients and cooking techniques from around the world.Through my blog, I aim to inspire and encourage others to cook and experiment with different flavors and ingredients. I believe that cooking is not just about making delicious meals, but also about sharing love and creating memories with family and friends.Whether you are a beginner or an experienced cook, my blog has something for everyone. So why not give my recipes a try and discover the joy of cooking for yourself?