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Tropical Shrimp Cocktail
Courtesy of California Raisin Marketing Board
Serve With:
Lime wedges for a garnish. Tropical shrimp cocktail makes a refreshing first course or main dish for two.
Servings: 4
Prep Time: 20 Min.
Cook Time: n/a
Chill Time: 1 Hr.
What you need:
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Sauce:
+ Juice of 1 lime
+ Juice of 1 orange
+ 2 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
+ 1 small jalapeno pepper; seeded deveined and minced
+ 2 Tbsp. finely diced red onion
+ kosher or sea salt and ground black pepper

Cocktail:
+ 16 large cooked, peeled and deveined prawns size (16/20)
+ 1/3 c. California golden raisins
+ 1 c. diced fresh pineapple
+ 1 ripe mango, diced
+ 1 firm-ripe avocado, diced
+ 2 Tbsp. cilantro, chopped
+ 2 Tbsp. mint, chopped
+ lime wedges for garnish
What to do:
Sauce:
Whisk ingredients together and season with salt and pepper to taste. Refrigerate until needed.

Cocktail:
1. In a medium mixing bowl, toss prawns with 2 Tbsp. of the dressing to coat and set aside. Add remaining salad ingredients except lime wedges and toss with remaining dressing. Cover and chill well.
2. Divide chilled fruit mixture among 4 stemmed cocktail glasses or small bowls. Top with the prawns (4 or more per serving) and garnish with wedges of lime.

Chef's Note:
Sauce and cocktail ingredients should be prepared up to 1 hour in advance and refrigerated until ready to serve.

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Nutritional information does not include suggested side dishes.
Nutritional information:
Calories: 240;   Total Fat: 14g;   Saturated Fat: 1g;   Cholesterol: 45mg;   Total Carbs: 33g;   Fiber: 7g;   Protein: 7g;   Sodium: 55mg;