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Gamberoni alla Piastra

  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm)
  Rosemary sprig 2 , stemmed
  Olive oil 9 Tablespoon (1/2 Cup And 1 Tablespoon)
  Head on shrimp 16 Large, peeled and deveined
  Red wine vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Shallot 1 , minced
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Mixed cherry tomatoes 4 Cup (64 tbs), quartered
  Arugula 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Lemon 1
  Salt To Taste

Mince garlic and rosemary together and place in a large bowl; pour in 1/3 cup olive oil and combine. Add shrimp and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and let marinate in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours.

After the shrimp has marinated, combine red wine vinegar, shallot, 4 tablespoons olive oil, salt and pepper in the bottom of a large bowl and whisk to combine.

Add the tomatoes and arugula and toss gently to coat, and reserve. Next, heat a grill until hot. Once hot, remove the shrimp from the marinade and skewer shrimp (two per skewer) and place on grill. Season with salt and pepper and cook for 1 1/2 minutes.

After 90 seconds, flip to the other side, season with salt and pepper and cook 90 seconds more. Once cooked, remove from heat and place 4 shrimp on each of the four plates.

To serve, divide the tomato salad onto four plates and top each with two shrimp skewers. Finish with a squeeze of lemon and a drizzle of remaining olive oil and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Here is a picnic-friendly menu, presented by 2010 JBF Award Winner for Best New Restaurant, chef Michael White of Marea in New York City, in conjunction with Mercedes-Benz. The title of this dish is White’s tongue-in-cheek reference to the new Mercedes-Benz E-Cabriolet, a four-seat convertible idyllic for summer driving.

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Gamberoni Alla Piastra Recipe