Prawn and Octopus Cocktail

La Cocina de Babel
Prawn and Octopus Cocktail
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Description

Inspired by the Mexican Caribbean coast, this prawn and octopus incorporates all the delicious seafood flavors of the coast. Featuring king prawns and freshly cooked octopus, this seafood cocktail is made with fresh orange and tomato juice, tequila, and just a splash of Tobasco sauce. Allow the cocktail mixture time to cool in the refrigerate before serving. This seafood cocktail is easily made in the morning to be served at night.

Ingredients

  • 400 grams prawns (king, peeled)
  • 300 grams tentacles (octopus, cooked)
  • 1/2 lemon
  • 150 milliliters orange juice
  • 150 milliliters tomato juice
  • 100 milliliters tequila
  • 2 tablespoons ketchup
  • 1 teaspoon Tabasco Pepper Sauce (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon garlic (dried)
  • 1/2 onions (chopped)
  • 10 grams coriander (chopped)
  • salt
  • freshly ground pepper

Directions

  1. Bring to a boil a liter of salted water. Add the prawns, turn off the heat and leave for a few minutes, until slightly crunchy but not over-cooked.
  2. Cut the tentacles into rings about 1/2 centimeter thick.
  3. Place the prawns and octopus in a large bowl and add the juices, tequila, and the remaining ingredients.
  4. Stir and refrigerate for a few hours. (They may be prepared in the morning to be eaten for dinner in the evening.)
  5. To serve: rub the rim of the serving dish or glass with lemon and dip into a plate of salt, or ground chili.
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NutritionView more

500Calories
Sodium33%DV780mg
Fat5%DV3.5g
Protein112%DV57g
Carbs10%DV29g
Fiber12%DV3g

PER SERVING *

Calories500Calories from Fat35
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat3.5g5%
Saturated Fat0g0%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol565mg188%
Sodium780mg33%
Potassium1460mg42%
Protein57g112%
Calories from Fat35
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate29g10%
Dietary Fiber3g12%
Sugars14g28%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.