Zespri Kiwifruit logo

Shrimp Cocktail with Kiwifruit Guacamole


This shrimp cocktail packs a vitamin punch with nutrient-dense ingredients, fresh kiwifruit, avocados, tomatoes and herbs.


  • 4 Zespri® Green Kiwifruit, scooped into pieces
  • 1 avocado, peeled and pitted
  • 1 tbsp / 15 ml fresh key lime juice
  • 1 medium yellow heirloom tomato, seeded and diced
  • 2 Zespri® Green Kiwifruit, scooped and cubed
  • 1/3 cup / 75 ml sweet onion, minced
  • 1 tbsp / 15 ml cilantro, chopped
  • 1 large clove garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp / 5 ml sugar
  • 1/2 tsp / 2.5 ml salt
  • 1/2 tsp / 2.5 ml black pepper, ground
  • 24 Jumbo shrimp, cooked, 21/25 count


  1. Mash pieces from 4 kiwis, avocado and lime juice in medium bowl, leaving some lumps. Stir in tomato, the 2 cubed kiwis, onion, cilantro, garlic, sugar, salt and pepper.
  2. Spoon 2/3-cup into chilled Martini glass, and arrange 6 shrimp around the rim. Serve immediately.


Prep time: 20 minutes
Makes: 4 servings.


Nutritional Analysis Per Serving: Calories 220 (35% Calories from Fat), Protein 12g, Carbohydrate 26g, Fiber 6g, Fat 9g, Sat Fat 1g, Cholesterol 85mg, Sodium 410 mg.

More Appetizer & Salad Recipes View All Categories

Learn More About Zespri Kiwifruit

Kiwi Questions

The Zespri System

Meet Our Growers


Zespri Kiwifruit is available at retailers all across the United States and Canada.

Select a region on the map to find a grocery or market near you.