Cóctel de Camarónes, just referred to as Mexican Shrimp Alcoholic drink, doesn’t resemble an American shrimp alcoholic drink whatsoever. I’ll wager you’ll discover this variant way much more tasty and exciting!
- 1 medium white onion
- 6 huge cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
- 2 tbsps salt, plus even more to taste
- 1 tbsp fresh ground black pepper
- 1 extra pound huge shrimp, peeled off, deveined and also tails eliminated besides 6 to take place top
- ¾ cup ketchup
- ¾ cup clam juice
- 2 to 3 tbsps lime juice (or as needed)
- Mexican hot sauce, to taste
- 1/2 little jicama, peeled and diced (concerning 1 mug)
- ½ large English cucumber, diced (about 1 cup)
- 2 medium avocados, peeled, matched and also chopped
- 1 mug chopped cilantro, loosely packed
- lime wedges, for serving
- cilantro springs, for serving
- Cut red onion asunder. Dice half as well as reduced the other half into huge portions. Place diced onion in a sieve and also run under cool running water, drain.
- Fill a saucepan with water. Add red onion pieces, garlic cloves, 2 tbsps salt and black pepper. Give a boil. Include shrimp, shut off heat and also let sit 1 minute or until shrimp are pink and prepared through. Drain as well as let shrimp cool. Discard red onion as well as garlic.
- Combine ketchup, clam juice, lime juice and hot sauce.
- In an additional dish, incorporate cooled shrimp, diced red onion, jicama, cucumber, avocado as well as cilantro.
- Pour dressing over shrimp and vegetable combination, toss to coat.
- Serve in huge, wide-rimmed glasses with a “tailed’ shrimp on the top. Garnish with a lime wedge as well as cilantro springs.
MAKE AHEAD: Prepare shrimp, great as well as cool. Dice cucumber, jicama and also onion and integrate in a bowl and also cool. Integrate sauce ingredients as well as cool. When prepared to serve, cubes avocado, combine with staying active ingredients, section right into serving glasses, garnish as well as serve.