Shrimp and Grits Skewers

Shrimp and Grits Skewers
Makes 8
Prep 20 m
Cook 5 m
Broil 3 m



  1. 1 of 3 Heat broiler to high. In a large saute pan, cook bacon over medium heat 3 to 5 minutes, until crispy. Remove bacon to a paper-towel-lined plate with a slotted spoon. Carefully reserve 2 tbsp of the bacon fat.
  2. 2 of 3 Thread 2 shrimp and 2 cubes of polenta onto each of the skewers. Place on a baking sheet and brush both sides with reserved bacon fat. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. 3 of 3 Broil skewers on the highest oven rack 3 minutes, until shrimp are cooked. Garnish with crispy bacon and sliced scallions.
Nutrition Information for Shrimp and Grits Skewers
Servings Per Recipe: 8
Per Serving: 2.5 g sat. fat, 10 g carb., 80 mg chol., 440 mg sodium, 1 g fiber, 12 g pro., 160 kcal cal., 7 g Fat, total