Asian-style prawn and noodle salad

A really quick and delicious fresh salad to tickle your taste buds.
 
prawn asian dish

Recipe from: 2 October 2012
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 7 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 200
    g
    rice noodles
  • 1
    red pepper - de-seeded and sliced
  • 1/2
    cup
    snap peas - halved on the diagonal
  • 200
    g
    shelled prawns
  • fresh basil leaves - to serve
  • for the dressing:
  • 1
    tsp
    sesame oil
  • 2
    tsp
    soy sauce
  • 1/2
    tsp
    chopped fresh chilli
  • 2
    tsp
    sweet chilli sauce
  • 2
    tsp
    honey
  • 1
    tsp
    grated fresh ginger
  • Juice of 1 lime
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Preheat your oven to the grill setting. On the stove-top, cook your noodles according to packet instructions, adding in the red pepper and snap peas for the last 2 minutes. Drain and set aside.

In a shallow oven-proof dish, add the prawns and coat with 2/3 of the sauce. Place under the grill for approximately 5-7 minutes, tossing half way through,until the prawns are a rosy pink colour and cooked through.

Plate up your noodles, red pepper, snap peas and prawns and drizzle over the remaining dressing as well as any juices from the roasting dish. Serve with a few leaves of fresh basil and an extra squeeze of lime juice if you like.

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Reprinted with permission of Sarah Graham. To see more recipes, click here.




 

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