See how to make an awe-inspiring, All-American shrimp cocktail. There are a couple secrets to creating a truly delicious shrimp cocktail, and Chef John divulges the details. In the video, you’ll see how to poach the shrimp in a simple, flavorful court bouillon (which sounds complicated but is actually astonishingly easy), so they’re at their tastiest best. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John's Shrimp Cocktail. You’ll also get Chef John’s recipe for spicy, tangy, horseradish-friendly cocktail sauce.