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How To Cook Raw Shrimp For Shrimp Cocktail

All you need to know about: How To Cook Raw Shrimp For Shrimp Cocktail.


– 1 lb. raw shrimp
– 1 tablespoon olive oil
– 2 cloves garlic, minced
– Salt, to taste
– Ground black pepper, to taste


1. Begin by prepping the shrimp. Peel and devein them, then rinse them in cold water and pat dry with a paper towel.

2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the garlic and cook, stirring, for 1 minute.

3. Add the shrimp to the skillet and season with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, for about 3 minutes, or until the shrimp are cooked through and opaque.

4. Serve shrimp in a bowl or on a platter with cocktail sauce and lemon wedges, if desired. Enjoy!

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