Prawn Cocktail Recipe – Special with prawns in brandy

Prawn Cocktail Recipe - Special with prawns in brandy

Today we prepare a delicious prawn and pineapple cocktail, but do not think that it is the traditional recipe because this time we will make a dish with new flavors using prawns flamed with brandy, a true delight.

We assure you that you have not tried anything like it, so if you were thinking of preparing an original snack, easy and fast, this prawn cocktail with brandy prawns It is the best option you will find.

4 diners 30m Starter Low difficulty Additional features: Average cost Ingredients:

  • 500 grams of red shrimp
  • 150 grams of palmito
  • 2 romaine lettuce leaves
  • 2 slices of natural pineapple
  • 2 tablespoons of Ketchup Sauce
  • 3 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon of orange juice
  • 3 drops of Tabasco
  • 1 tablespoon of Brandy (good)
  • 4 cherry tomatoes
  • Lemon slices
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon chopped chives
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil

Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1

Once we have all the necessary ingredients to prepare our prawn and pineapple cocktail, in a satin we put the oil, we sauté the prawns, crush the heads so that they release their juice and flame them with the brandy.

We reserved 8 whole prawns.

To flame you will have to bring the flame closer to the brandy, it will catch fire in the pan and burn until all the alcohol in the brandy is consumed.


We let the flamed shrimp cool down to room temperature to be able to peel and chop them. We also reserve the cooking sauce and reserve.

You can also make some flamed prawns, if you prefer to use these instead of red prawns.


Having the prawns brandy ready, we move on to preparing the prawn cocktail. So, we start by cutting the lettuce leaves and chopping the pineapple along with the hearts of palm.

For make the pink sauce simply mix all the ingredients on the list.


Now all that remains is to mix all the ingredients in a bowl with the sauce, the prawns and the sauce from cooking them. Check the flavor and correct the seasoning if necessary.


We plaster our prawn cocktail with brandy prawns and put two reserved whole prawns on each plate. Ready! This prawn and pineapple cocktail is vice, I assure you. Bon Appetite!

And if you want to try other varieties as original as this, be sure to try these versions of the traditional shrimp cocktail:

  • Creamy Prawn Cocktail
  • Shrimp cocktail with beer

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