Traditional Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

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  • add   4 dashes Tabasco sauce
  • add   2 avocados
  • add   1 (48 ounce) can V-8 juice (spicy if desired)
  • add   2 limes
  • add   1 lb large shrimp
  • add   1 medium red onion
  • add   1/2 bunch cilantro
  • add   2 cucumbers


  1. Mix all ingredients in a large nonreactive container.
  2. Chill and Serve with limes and Tabasco sauce.
  3. * Do not over-cook the shrimp, as they will become tough!
  4. Be careful when steaming the shrimp; you do not want it tough.