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seafood/prawn/lobster cocktail

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishseafood/prawn/lobster cocktailseafood/prawn/lobster cocktailDFDsmall pieces of fish, prawns, or lobster served cold with a sauce and eaten as the first part of a meal cocktail
Examples from the Corpus
seafood/prawn/lobster cocktailHe broke off and ordered a prawn cocktail.The lobster cocktail was plentiful but a touch cotton-woolly in texture, and for no visible reason arrived on a plate.Their prawn cocktails arrived, together with a carafe of hearty red wine.The first course was avocado with prawn cocktail dressing.
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