Tuesday, June 23, 2009


Today some friends called me and say they are coming to my place . In a hot summer night I am worried what to serve that will be delicious yet refreshing and perfect for summer. Then I remember my Mom use to cook a delicious prawn so I cook that . I am sure my friend will like this. While I am waiting for them to come and make me crazy let share this recipe with you all. I am sure you will like this refreshing Lime Prawn.


Jumbo prawn 7 to 8
Turmeric powder 2 pinch (optional)
Refined oil 2 tbsp
Grated coconut 5 to 6 tbsp
Coconut milk ½ cup
Red chilly paste ¼ tsp
Sugar ½ tsp or according to taste
Salt according to taste
Lemon juice 2 tsp


Peel the shell, remove the veins and clean the prawn. Now marinate the prawn with salt and turmeric powder . Now put a pan on flame give oil in it sauté the prawn give grated coconut stir for a minute add coconut milk cook for a while and then add chilly paste , salt and sugar cook for 2 to 3minutes and you are done . Now take it in serving dish let it cool to the room temperature then add the lime juice. Garnish with lime wedge and coriander leaves.

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Lola said...

This looks delicious!

Heavenly Housewife said...

What fantastic flavours :)

Cookin' Canuck said...

This looks like a perfect summertime dish.

HoneyB said...

Looks delicious! I love shrimp!

Family Cuisine Food And Recipe said...

Tasty ! Yummy ! One of my ususal meal. Thank you very much for sharing.

Jessie said...

the perfect summer dish!