Asparagus & Prosciutto Vase

Asparagus & Prosciutto Vase

Get creative with this appetizer – make a beautiful vase of asparagus and prosciutto decorated with cranberries.

Prep Time

None

Total Time

00

Minutes

Makes

 

Supplies:
2
cups fresh cranberries
10
to 12 fresh small bay leaves
2 1/2
yards (1/8-inch-wide) gold ribbon or gold wire
Large yarn needle
2
bunches asparagus (about 2 1/2 pounds)
1/2
pound thinly sliced prosciutto, cut into 6x1-inch strips
1/2
cup spreadable cheese
Food-safe flowerpot (4 to 5 inches in diameter)
Caesar dressing
  1. Thread cranberries and bay leaves onto ribbon or wire, using needle, to make a garland.
  2. Blanch asparagus and pat dry; chill about 1 hour. Brush prosciutto strips with thin layer of cheese. Tightly wrap prosciutto strip, cheese side in, around each asparagus stalk. Arrange in flowerpot.
  3. Wrap garland around asparagus and pot. Serve with dressing.
Makes

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving ()
        Exchanges: Free*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.