1. R

    Butterfly Prawns - back or belly

    Hi chaps, I bought some nice prawns (sadly frozen though raw) and thought I'd butterfly them, looking on the net there seems to be two techniques, one cut through the back and the other through the belly the back seems better to me as you are able to find and remove the poo tube. Also some...
  2. Saranak

    Recipe Polpette di pesce.

    Ciao a tutti, I no sure where I get this but I have recipe many year. This make good starter an for light lunch. I serve with some toast Focaccia and lemon mayonnaise. You need - 500g Tiger prawn white crab meats. 1 chopped onion 1 tbsp melted butter 1 egg 100 ml double cream 2 - 3 tbsp flour...
  3. Marsala-Flavoured Prawns.jpeg

    Marsala-Flavoured Prawns.jpeg

  4. Cooking prawns.jpeg

    Cooking prawns.jpeg

  5. Prawns.jpeg


  6. Yorky

    Recipe Prawn Cocktail

    Ingredients 4 or 6 Lettuce leaves (I used green oak) 1 Fresh small tomato, chopped 1 Small cucumber, chopped 12 Freshwater prawns 1 tblsp Butter 5 tblsp Mayonnaise 2 tsp Tomato puree 4 - 5 Dashes of hot tabasco red sauce (or more) Juice of 2 limes (or lemons) 2 Pinches of paprika Method Heat...
  7. Yorky

    Recipe Freshwater Prawns Sarnies

    Freshwater Prawns Sarnies Ingredients 6 Freshwater prawns Butter 2 Garlic cloves, sliced 2 Hamburger buns 4 or 5 lettuce leaves 2 tblsp Mayonnaise ½ tsp Tomato puree Black pepper 4 or 5 dashes of Tabaso red sauce 2 pinches of Paprika Method Heat the butter in a non-stick pan and fry the...
  8. Yorky

    Recipe Stir fried cucumber, eggs and prawns.

    Ingredients 2 tblsp Olive oil 6 Garlic cloves, sliced 160 gm Prawns 3 Eggs 400 gm Cucumber, thickly sliced 1 tblsp Oyster sauce Salt and freshly ground black pepper Method Heat the olive oil in a wok and fry the garlic for a few minutes. Add the prawns to the wok and stir fry for about 2...
  9. Morning Glory

    Recipe Crevettes, Avocado, Charred Chillies & Grapes with ‘Marie Rose’ Sauce.

    Super simple to make and pretty on the plate, this is a bit of a take on that old favourite, prawn cocktail. Cook the crevettes in their shells for the best flavour (I pan fried them). If you can’t find crevettes you could substitute smaller sized prawns*. For a more classic Marie Rose...
  10. Sandra

    Recipe Skewers of prawns with lime, honey and poppy seeds

    Ingredients: 6 Limes 2 tablespoons honey 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1 glass of water 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 32 prawns 1 glass of white wine Methods: Clean the prawns and cut the limes into slices then prepare the skewers alternating a prawn with a slice of lime, starting and finishing...
  11. F

    Recipe Mediterranean Crevettes Rouges

    I remember my paternal grandmother showing me an Italian map from her school days where she has a century ago map that illustrated " An Italy encompassing much of what was The old Yugoslavia and Austria." Today, those borders had been reduced to form Italy´s most Eastern región called...
  12. Yorky

    Recipe Salt and Pepper Prawns

    Ingredients. tablespoons flour 2 teaspoons coarsely ground black pepper 2 teaspoons sea salt 500 g prawns, shelled and deveined 2 tablespoons olive oil Method. Mix the flour, pepper and salt in a bowl. Add the prawns and toss well to ensure they are coated. Heat the oil in a frying pan or...
  13. Yorky

    Recipe Chili and Garlic Prawns

    Ingredients. 500 g prawns, shelled and deveined 12 garlic cloves, crushed 4 green chilies, thinly sliced 2 tomatoes, peeled and chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon butter 1 bunch fresh coriander, chopped salt and pepper Method Heat the oil and butter in a wok and stir fry the...
  14. F

    Recipe Barley Orzotto with Prawns or Rice Orzo with Prawns ..

    Orozotto, or barley in the shape of "risotto grains" is a predomínate crop, grown in the northeastern Italian región of Fruli di Guilia. Orzo on the other hand is a rice from Lombardy or Lombardia. The récipe is prepared the same way. The Ingredients and method are as follows: 250...
  15. F

    Recipe Sautéed & Flambéed Mediterranean Prawns

    Berrue Blanc, the classic French Butter of 82% Fat Content is the key ingredient for this recipe however, a "French Style Butter" shall work .. This is a very versatile récipe as one can add herbs of choice and spices of choice .. Here are the ingredients to a simple prawn dish that...
  16. F

    Recipe Garlic Prawns / Shrimp (Gambas Ajillo)

    Prawns in a garlicy sauce with Esplette or Cayenne dried red pepper, are a classic Spanish Tapa. They are easily prepared and served in a shallow earthenware bowl called a cazuela, which is also a cooking vessel. Some crusty bread to dip in the Evoo (extra virgin olive oil ) and a side of home...
  17. Yorky

    Recipe Honey and lime glazed prawn kebabs

    Ingredients 3 tblsp Honey Juice and zest of a lime 1 tblsp Olive oil 2 tsp Pureed garlic ½ tsp Chili powder ½ tsp Salt 16 Large prawns, peeled and deveined. Method Mix the honey, lime zest and juice, olive oil, garlic, chili powder and salt in a saucepan and bring to the boil. Simmer for...
  18. Yorky

    Recipe Tom Yam Khung Gai

    Ingredients 1 litre Tom yam stock*1 10 Prik kee noo chilies, slotted 2 Lemon grass stalks, sliced 6 slices Galangal 4 Kaffir lime leaves, torn 10 Small onions, whole (or shallots) 3 Coriander roots, crushed 300 gm Chicken breast, cubed 20 mm 100 gm Straw mushrooms...
  19. jennyb

    Recipe Baked tiger prawns with green garlic butter

    My entry for the allspice challenge. This is a recipe from Waitrose website which I had saved. I made it a little while ago but used fresh tiger prawns not frozen. It makes a good starter for a dinner party. Baked tiger prawns with green garlic butter Ingredients 75g unsalted butter...
  20. Yorky

    Prawn Curry

    Freshwater prawns are quite good value here at the moment so I am experimenting. Considering my love for Indian curries I have never actually prepared a prawn curry and consider it's about time. I've checked in my Madhur and Mridula books but there is little and nothing that takes my fancy. I...
Top Bottom