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Kickin' Shrimp Cocktail
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
4 hrs
Total Time
4 hrs 15 mins
Servings: 4 -6
Author: Mary Ann Dwyer adapted from Southern Living Home Cooking Basics
  • 1/4 cup hot pepper spread or jelly I used Dickinson's
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp. lime zest
  • 1 lb. peeled shrimp large
  • 1 cup mango diced
  • 1/2 cup red pepper finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup red onion finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro finely chopped
  • 1 avocado diced
  1. Whisk together the spread, lime juice and the lime zest.
  2. Pour mixture into a large Ziploc bag; add the shrimp, mango, red pepper, red onion and cilantro and toss to coat.
  3. Seal the bag and chill for 4 hours turning the bag often.
  4. Add the diced avocado just before serving.
  5. Serve with tortilla chips if desired.