• Easy

Serves 4


  • 20 ASC-Certified PrimeWaters Peeled and deveined shrimp
  • 10 thinly sliced pieces prosciutto
  • 2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 garlic clove thinly sliced
  • 3 tbsp prepared pesto
  • 1 tbsp olive oil or butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley for garnish (basil or chives can be used in place, or combine all three)
  • Lemon wedge for garnish
  • Diced roasted red pepper for garnish

Instructions / directions

  1. Cut each piece of prosciutto in half lengthwise and reserve
  2. Season the shrimp with salt and pepper
  3. Wrap each shrimp with a half slice of prosciutto
  4. Place a small sauce pot over medium heat, add the garlic and cream
  5. Bring to a simmer and reduce by 1/4
  6. Stir in the prepared pesto and adjust seasoning with salt and pepper, then set aside
  7. Place a large nonstick sauté pan over medium heat, add olive oil or butter to the pan and once it is shimmering add the shrimp
  8. Cook for 2-3 minutes on one side and flip, cooking 2-3 minutes more. The shrimp will turn pink and opaque.
  9. Remove from pan and drain on paper towels
  10. Spoon 2-3 tablespoons of sauce into the center of 4 warm soup bowls
  11. Divide shrimp between the 4 bowls
  12. Garnish with fresh herbs (basil, chives, parsley or any combination of them). a lemon wedge and a spoonful of diced, roasted red pepper
  13. Serve immediately
Prosciutto Wrapped Shrimp

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