Shrimp Bruschetta

This quick and easy Italian favorite is topped with shrimp and tomato mixture – a distinctive appetizer recipe.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 50 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

6
tablespoons olive oil
1/2
teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1/4
teaspoon salt
5
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1
cup chopped heirloom tomatoes (about 12 small)
2
lb uncooked medium shrimp, peeled (tail shells removed), deveined
8
slices (3/4 inch thick) Italian bread (about 6 oz)
1/4
cup chopped fresh basil leaves
1/2
cup crumbled feta cheese (2 oz)

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  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In large bowl, toss 2 tablespoons of the oil, the pepper, salt, garlic and tomatoes. Let stand at room temperature 30 minutes to marinate, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 In large bowl, place shrimp. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons oil; toss to coat. Thread shrimp on 8 (12- to 14- inch) metal skewers, leaving space between each. Brush bread slices with remaining 2 tablespoons oil; set aside.
  • 3 Place kabobs on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 4 to 6 minutes, turning once, until shrimp are pink. Add bread to grill for last 2 minutes of cooking time, turning once, until toasted.
  • 4 Remove shrimp from skewers. Add shrimp and basil to tomato mixture. Spoon shrimp mixture onto grilled bread. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve with knife and fork.
  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. In large bowl, toss 2 tablespoons of the oil, the pepper, salt, garlic and tomatoes. Let stand at room temperature 30 minutes to marinate, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 In large bowl, place shrimp. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons oil; toss to coat. Thread shrimp on 8 (12- to 14- inch) metal skewers, leaving space between each. Brush bread slices with remaining 2 tablespoons oil; set aside.
  • 3 Place kabobs on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 4 to 6 minutes, turning once, until shrimp are pink. Add bread to grill for last 2 minutes of cooking time, turning once, until toasted.
  • 4 Remove shrimp from skewers. Add shrimp and basil to tomato mixture. Spoon shrimp mixture onto grilled bread. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve with knife and fork.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
498
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
27g
27%
(Saturated Fat
6g,
6%
),
Sodium
753mg
753%;
Total Carbohydrate
25g
25%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
),
Protein
41g
41%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 5 Very Lean Meat; 4 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.