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Festive prawns on the braai

Recipe from: 01 September 2014
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Ingredients 11
Servings 4
Time 00:15


  • 1/4
    olive oil
  • 1
    chilli, deseeded and thinly sliced
  • 2
    garlic, crushed
  • 4
    fresh tomatoes, deseeded and chopped
  • 100
    chorizo, thinly sliced
  • juice of 2 lemons
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 10
    parsley, roughly chopped
  • 1.5
    prawns, de-veined and butterflied
  • olive oil
  • lemon wedges for serving


Heat 1 tablespoon of oil in a frying pan and sauté chilli, garlic, tomatoes and chorizo together for a few minutes until tomatoes just begin to soften.

Add lemon juice, remaining oil and season with salt and pepper.
Remove from heat and add chopped parsley.
Drizzle prawns with a little oil and season with salt and pepper.

Grill prawns over hot coals or on a grill pan for a few minutes until the shells turn pink and fish is just cooked.
Serve immediately with lemon wedges and the chorizo dressing.

Recipe reprinted with permission of Source Food.

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