Classic Cocktail Sauce with shrimp and lemon

Classic Cocktail Sauce

Course: Condiment
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cocktail sauce
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1 cup
Calories: 293kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
Classic Cocktail Sauce is more than just ketchup and horseradish. Come see how to make a spectacular, restaurant quality sauce in just 5 minutes!
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  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1-2 tablespoons prepared horseradish or more if you like it spicy
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt
  • Dash of finely ground black pepper


  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl and whisk together.
  • Serve and enjoy your Classic Cocktail Sauce. 
  • If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 



Calories: 293kcal | Carbohydrates: 69g | Protein: 3g | Sodium: 3093mg | Potassium: 928mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 55g | Vitamin A: 1230IU | Vitamin C: 24.6mg | Calcium: 57mg | Iron: 1.9mg