We made this recipe for a business cocktail party and they were a hit! We used less prosciutto (about half) for each skewer so that .6 lbs made 44 skewers (as many as we had mozzarella balls). We peppered just the cheese. We used the ciliegine size mozzarella. We also used small bamboo skewers from Cost Plus that have a little handle. They looked great and tasted great! Wish I could add my picture.
Melon, Mozzarella, and Prosciutto Skewers
Put out half of the skewers, and keep the remaining chilled until ready to serve.
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- Calories: 64
- Fat: 3.7g
- Saturated fat: 2g
- Monounsaturated fat: 0.0g
- Polyunsaturated fat: 0.0g
- Protein: 5.4g
- Carbohydrate: 2.3g
- Fiber: 0.0g
- Cholesterol: 15mg
- Iron: 0.3mg
- Sodium: 222mg
- Calcium: 67mg
- 20 (1-inch) cantaloupe or honeydew cubes (about 2 1/2 cups)
- 20 thin slices prosciutto (about 1/2 lb.)
- 20 fresh small mozzarella cheese balls (about 1 [8-oz.] tub)
- 20 (4-inch) wooden skewers
- Freshly cracked pepper
- 1. Thread 1 melon cube, 1 prosciutto slice, and 1 mozzarella ball onto each of 20 (4-inch) wooden skewers. Sprinkle with cracked pepper.
- Note: For testing purposes only, we used Il Villaggio Mozzarella Fior di Latte Ciliegine cheese for mozzarella cheese balls.
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