Firecracker Prawns

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Total Time
17mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
7 mins

Entree

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat flat grill to 350°F.
  2. Shell and devein the shrimp, leaving the tail on.
  3. In a medium stainless bowl, combine the olive oil, grated lemon zest, cayenne pepper, thyme, and all but about two tablespoons of the parsley.
  4. Add shrimp, stir to coat, and marinate for 2 hours.
  5. Wrap each shrimp in a slice of pancetta bacon, overlapping the pancetta slightly with each turn to completely cover the shrimp.
  6. Thread the shrimp on skewers.
  7. Cook the shrimp over heat until pancetta begins to color and the shrimp are pink and opaque throughout.
  8. Remove shrimp from skewers and toss with the lemon juice and reserved parsley.
  9. Plate with starch choice, vegetable, and thyme sprig and lemon zest garnish.