Shark Week Recipes

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Staff Picks

Rum Drinks

Shark Bite Cocktail

Rating: Unrated
This is a fun cocktail that looks like ocean water dotted with blood. Perfect for Shark Week viewing parties!
Shrimp Appetizers

Coconut Shrimp I

Rating: Unrated
These crispy shrimp are rolled in a coconut beer batter before frying. For dipping sauce, I use orange marmalade, mustard and horseradish mixed to taste.
Mexican Recipes

Fish Tacos

Rating: Unrated
I'm from San Diego and these taste just like home! We live in the south now, and nobody has heard of these! Serve with homemade pico de gallo, and lime wedges to squeeze on top!
Italian Recipes


Rating: Unrated
This is a delicious, very easy, quick but moderately expensive recipe. Everyone I've ever fixed it for absolutely loves it!

Inspiration and Ideas

You're Going to Need a Bigger Spoon

A shark-shaped fresh pear swimming in lemony green Jell-O—what a fun treat for the most critical sea captain or pirate!

Sharknado Cocktail

Rum, blue Curacao, sweetened lime juice, and blue cotton candy—all twisted up in one dark and stormy drink. Watch out!