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Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp

For less heat, skip the jalapenos. From Debbie Cheek: State Road, NC. Editor's Note: We recommend wearing disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers. Avoid touching your face. Recipe published in Simple & Delicious November/December 2009.

  • Yield: 25 servings
  • Prep time:20 Minutes
  • Cook time:10 Minutes
  • Refrigerate:15 Minutes


  • 1/2 cup(s) creamy Caesar salad dressing, divided
  • 1 pound(s) uncooked medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 15 bacon strips, cut in half
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and thinly sliced


• Pour 6 tablespoons dressing into a large resealable plastic bag; add shrimp. Seal bag and turn to coat; refrigerate for 15 minutes.

• Meanwhile, in a skillet or microwave, cook bacon until cooked but not crisp. Drain on paper towels.

• Drain and discard marinade; place a jalapeno slice on each shrimp. Wrap bacon around shrimp; secure ends with toothpicks. Place shrimp on a broiler pan coated with cooking spray.

• Broil 4 in. from the heat for 2-3 minutes on each side or until shrimp turn pink, basting frequently with remaining dressing. Remove toothpicks. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen.

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