Scampi Con Prosciutto

Total Time
1hr 6mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 6 mins

Prosciutto Wrapped Scampi. Preparation time includes 1 hour marinade.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine shrimp, wine, olive oil, garlic and crushed pepper in bowl; toss to coat. Let stand at room temperature 1 hour.
  2. Preheat broiler. Drain shrimp, reserving marinade.
  3. Wrap 1 prosciutto strip around each shrimp. Arrange 3 shrimp in each of 4 shallow broilerproof dishes, tucking ends of prosciutto strips under shrimp. Drizzle 1 tablespoon marinade over shrimp in each dish.
  4. Broil shrimp about 6 inches from heat source until prosciutto begins to crisp and shrimp are cooked through; watch closely to avoid burning, about 6 minutes.
  5. Sprinkle with parsley. Serve with lemon wedges.


Most Helpful

Very nice flavors. Prepared as written with the following exceptions. For the wine I used a white bordeaux. Since all I had was large shrimp, (16-20 ct) ,that was what I used. I also used toothpicks to hold the prosciutto onto the shrimp, a very nice flavor change from using bacon. I placed all of the shrimp in a baking dish and placed the reserved marinade around the shrimp, cooked as directed. The shrimp cooked up perfectly. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

-GEORGE- June 02, 2008

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