Pickled Shrimp Bites

Cool weather tends to lure us towards richer, heavier fare, so why not brighten things up with light and healthy pickled shrimp bites? This Southern-inspired hors d’oeuvre is as satisfying as it is savory, and great for everything from casual to elegant events.

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  • Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

    Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

  • Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

    Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

  • Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

    Photos by TheCrepesofWrath.com

Pickled Shrimp Bites

Servings: Makes 18 appetizers

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Ingredients

  • ½ cup brine from pickle jar
  • 2 tsp. lemon juice
  • 2 slices lemon
  • Pinch sugar
  • 1 tsp. tri-color or black peppercorns (optional)
  • ¼ cup vegetables from the jar, very finely chopped
  • 2 sprigs thyme
  • 18 cooked medium shrimp (if desired, tails removed)
  • 1 container (5.3 oz.)  goat cheese
  • 18 Vlasic® Farmer’s Garden® Dill Pickle Chips
  • 1 Tbsp. finely chopped parsley leaves
  • Finely grated lemon peel

Instructions:

  1. Combine pickle brine, lemon juice, lemon slices, sugar, peppercorns and thyme in shallow bowl (or canning jar). Add shrimp and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate 30 minutes to 3 hours.
  2. Blend goat cheese with vegetables from the jar in small bowl.
  3. To serve, dollop goat cheese mixture on pickle chips and top each with shrimp. Garnish with lemon peel and parsley leaves.
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About the Author:

Seventy years ago, pickling pioneer Joseph Vlasic used fresh, locally grown cucumbers, herbs and spices to create unique pickle recipes that have been shared for generations. Today, we’re savoring that same simple concept with our Farmer’s Garden pickles, in a celebration of authentic, flavorful foods.

One Response to “Pickled Shrimp Bites”

  1. Janet Killen

    Just wanted to tell you,you have a winner. I purchased the Farmer’s Garden Kosher dills and the Kosher spears and let me tell you they are both great. I have been telling everyone about them. So if the sales are up it’s because of me :>) Keep up the good work

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