I like to prepare the shrimp for this recipe a day ahead and store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Then all you have to do is serve the dish when you're ready! —Sarah Conaway, Lynchburg, Virginia
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VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 1/4 cup tarragon vinegar
- 1/4 cup Dijon mustard
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1-1/2 pounds peeled and deveined cooked shrimp (26-30 per pound)
- 2 green onions, chopped
- 1/4 cup minced fresh parsley
- In a small bowl, whisk together first six ingredients. In a large resealable plastic bag, combine shrimp, green onions, parsley and marinade; seal bag and turn to coat.
- Refrigerate 2 hours or overnight. To serve, remove shrimp from marinade; discard marinade. Yield: 3-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Dijon-Marinated Cocktail Shrimp in Taste of Home's Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook Annual 2014