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Smoky Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Smoky Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Grill up these bacon-wrapped hors d’oeuvres and watch them disappear! They taste just as scrumptious as they look, and the reserved sauce is wonderful for dipping. —Debbie Taylor, White Bluff, Tennessee
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:30 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pound bacon strips
  • 1-1/4 cups honey Dijon salad dressing
  • 4 teaspoons prepared horseradish
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 pound uncooked large shrimp, peeled and deveined

Directions

  • 1. Cut bacon strips in half widthwise. In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until partially cooked but not crisp. Remove to paper towels to drain.
  • 2. In a small bowl, combine the salad dressing, horseradish and garlic; set aside 3/4 cup. Brush remaining mixture over both sides of shrimp. Wrap a piece of bacon around each shrimp; thread onto four metal or soaked wooden skewers.
  • 3. Moisten a paper towel with cooking oil. Using long-handled tongs, lightly coat the grill rack. Grill shrimp, covered, over medium heat or broil 4 in. from the heat for 5-8 minutes or until shrimp turn pink, turning once. Serve with reserved sauce. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen (3/4 cup sauce).

Nutritional Facts

1 shrimp with 1 teaspoon sauce equals 79 calories, 6 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 23 mg cholesterol, 170 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 4 g protein.