Prawn, pea and litchi salad

Nothing says, "Spring is here" like this colourful, tasty salad!
 
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Recipe from: 30 August 2016
Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 15 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 500
    g
    prawns
  • 30
    ml
    olive oil
  • 1
    red chilli, sliced
  • 40
    g
    pea shoots
  • 125
    g
    mange tout peas
  • 565
    g
    pitted litchis
  • salt
  • black pepper
  • For the salad dressing:
  • 1
    lemongrass stick, outer layer removed and grated
  • 2
    cm
    piece fresh ginger, peeled and grated
  • 4
    ml
    olive oil
  • 30
    ml
    rice wine vinegar
  • zest of one lime
  • 30
    ml
    lime juice
  • 2.5
    ml
    honey
 
 

Method

 

Heat the olive oil with the sliced chilli in a pan to medium heat. Cook the prawns in batches 2 minutes on each side or until cooked through.

Place the pea shoots, peas, litchis and prawns on a serving plate and drizzle with half of the salad dressing and season with salt and black pepper.

Gently mix the salad and serve with the remaining dressing on the side.

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