Shrimp Ceviche cocktail Recipe

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  1. Bring 1 qt salted water to a boil and add 2 tbsp of the lime juice.
  2. Scoop in the shrimp, cover and let the water return to the boil.
  3. Immediately remove from the heat, set the lid askew and pour off all the liquid.
  4. Replace the cover and let the shrimp steam off the heat for 10 minutes. Spread out the shrimp in a large glass or stainless steel bowl to cool completely.
  5. Peel and devein the shrimp if you wish.
  6. Toss the remaining shrimp with the remaining 1/2 cup lime juice, cover and refrigerate for about an hour.
  7. In a small strainer, rinse the onion under cold water, then shake off the excess liquid.
  8. Add to the shrimp bowl along with the cilantro, ketchup, hot sauce, optional olive oil, cucumber and/or jicama and avocado.
  9. Taste and season with salt, usually about 1/2 teaspoon.
  10. Cover and refrigerate if not serving immediately.
  11. Spoon the ceviche into sundae glasses, martini glasses, or small bowls.
  12. Garnish with sprigs of cilantro and slices of lime.
  13. Serve with tostadas, tortilla chips or saltines to enjoy alongside.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 337 Kcal (1411 kJ)
Calories from fat 206.8 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 22.98g 35%
Cholesterol 32.88mg 11%
Sodium 739.79mg 31%
Potassium 226.66mg 5%
Total Carbs 28.91g 10%
Sugars 1.67g 7%
Dietary Fiber 3.24g 13%
Protein 6.17g 12%
Vitamin C 12.8mg 21%
Iron 1mg 5%
Calcium 32.4mg 3%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 234.95 Kcal (984 kJ)
Calories from fat 144.18 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16.02g 35%
Cholesterol 22.92mg 11%
Sodium 515.76mg 31%
Potassium 158.03mg 5%
Total Carbs 20.16g 10%
Sugars 1.16g 7%
Dietary Fiber 2.26g 13%
Protein 4.3g 12%
Vitamin C 8.9mg 21%
Iron 0.7mg 5%
Calcium 22.6mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 8
  • 9

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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