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Chapter: Party Appetizers and Snacks Recipes
Section: Prosciutto Based
Recipe: Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus

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Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus
16 spears asparagus, (about 1 bunch), trimmed
1 teaspoon olive oil
Pinch of salt
Freshly ground pepper, to taste
2 very thin slices prosciutto, (about 1 ounce), cut in half lengthwise

Preheat grill to medium.

Toss asparagus with oil, salt and pepper in a medium bowl. Wrap 1 length of
prosciutto around the middle of 4 asparagus spears. Repeat, making 4
bundles. Oil the grill rack (see Tip). Grill the asparagus bundles, turning
once or twice, until the asparagus is tender and charred in spots, about 10

Tip: To oil the grill rack, oil a folded paper towel, hold it with tongs
and rub it over the rack. (Do not use cooking spray on a hot grill.)

From: EatingWell: March/April 2009
EatingWell: March/April 2009