Cajun Shrimp Cocktail Sauce

Why you'll love  this recipe:

–Ready in 5 minutes! – Full of flavor & Cajun spice. – Homemade is always better


For this recipe you will need: horseradish, hot sauce, olive oil, cajun seasoning, ketchup, lemons, & garlic, and of course, cocktail shrimp for dipping!

First you need a good cajun seasoning. You can get some good ones at the store or try this homemade seasoning recipe because I'll say it again, homemade is always better!


Next add the ingredients for the sauce together in a small bowl: ketchup, horseradish, cajun seasoning, hot sauce, lemon juice, garlic, and lemon zest.


Mix the ingredients together until well combined and refrigerate until you're ready for that perfect dipping sauce with a zesty pop of flavor.


Serve on a serving platter with Cajun shrimp, a sprinkling of fresh parsley, & lemon wedges so your guests can add a squeeze of fresh lemon juice.


Need a main dish too? Cajun Honey Butter Salmon has a sweet and spicy melt-in-your-mouth honey butter glaze over salmon coated in cajun spices.

For another great main dish, try this Lobster Ravioli Cream Sauce. Butter, shallots, garlic, tomato paste, white wine, cream, & parmesan cheese paired perfectly with Lobster Ravioli.

If you liked this recipe, try these Chimichurri Shrimp Tacos. These zesty tacos are the perfect weeknight meal. Bright & herby chimichurri sauce with a creamy jalapeño avocado slaw.

Lauren shares Cajun cuisine and impressive homemade recipes. She loves teaching people how to make the good stuff, from scratch.