Cocktail sauce

Cocktail sauce
Cocktail sauce is a spicy mayonnaise with cognac, Tabasco and concentrated tomato paste (or purée) added.
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Last modified on: October 13th 2010

For 250 g, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 125 g 250 g 500 g 750 g

How long does it take?

Time required for this recipe:
PreparationStart to finish
9 min.9 min.
Keeping: Several days in the fridge, in a closed jar.

Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 6 min.
Cocktail sauce : Photo of step #1
Prepare 250 g Mayonnaise.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Add 1 teaspoon Brandy (Cognac or Armagnac), 10 drops Tabasco and 1 teaspoon tomato paste.

Mix thoroughly, the best way is to reuse the blender that you used for making mayonnaise.

Stage 3
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Your cocktail sauce is ready.


If you don't have tomato paste, you can use ketchup instead, it has less flavour, but it will give you the light pink colour of cocktail sauce.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,729 Kcal or 7,239 Kj8 gr3 gr185 gr
86 %3 %<1 %28 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
665 Kcal or 2,784 Kj3 gr1 gr71 gr
33 %1 %<1 %11 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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MayonnaiseMayonnaise: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Macédoine of vegetables, Avocado with Tuna, Breton coleslaw, Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad, Breton Sandwich, ... All
TabascoTabasco: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Hot tomato sauce, Mexican salad, Green avocado salad, Verrine of avocado mousse and crab, Sushi, ... All
Tomato pasteTomato paste: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Tomato sauce for pizzas, Loaf for "les filles'", Taos hotpot, Chorba, Tomato and courgette tart, ... All
Brandy (Cognac or Armagnac)Brandy (Cognac or Armagnac): You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Lobster Thermidor, Terrine of foie gras, Home-made terrine of foie gras, Rabbit terrine, Crème de foie gras, ... All

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