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Grilled Amalfi Shrimp Bruschetta Recipe

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This recipe for Grilled Amalfi Shrimp Bruschetta, by , is from International Women's Club of Pristina Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Betsy Vrooman
Added: Friday, August 25, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/4 c. extra-virgin olive oil ;
2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced ;
12 large shrimp, cleaned with tails left on ;
1 lemon, zest finely grated and juiced ;
1/2 c. limoncello (Italian lemon liqueur) ;
Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper ;
1 baguette, sliced into 16 slices, or 8 slices country bread ;
1 bunch Italian flat-leaf parsley, chopped (1/4 cup).

Directions:
Directions:
Heat grill or broiler. In a medium saute pan, heat your olive oil over medium heat until just beginning to smoke. Add the garlic and cook until a light brown. Add shrimp and cook without turning for 2 to 3 minutes, until red. Turn shrimp over and cook for 1 min more. Add lemon juice, and limoncello, and cook until reduced to about 1/3, about 2 minutes. Season with sea salt and pepper. Remove from heat and set aside.
Grill or toast your bread slices and place on a platter. Spoon 1 shrimp with sauce onto each sliced of toast, sprinkle with lemon zest and parsley, and serve immediately.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 min./ Cooking time: 20 min.
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I got this recipe from a friend of mine who loves it on the Amalfi Coast. We met there and she and I exchanged e-mail addresses, when Will and I were on holiday in Italy.

 

 

 

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