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Prawns in lemon butter

Recipe from: 9/1/1992 12:00:00 AM
Ingredients 5
Servings 0


  • 12
  • pinch of salt and cayenne pepper
  • 125
    butter, softened
  • 1
    lemon, grated rind and juice
  • 5
    finely chopped fresh


1. Place the prawns, heads removed and cut open, butterfly fashion, without cutting through the back shell (alimentary canal or vein must be removed), on a wire rack in a baking tray and season lightly with salt and cayenne pepper. 2. Whisk the butter and remaining ingredients and spread two thirds of this mixture over the fleshy part of the prawns. Grill under a preheated element for three minutes. Turn the prawns and grill for another minute. Turn them once again, dot with remaining butter and grill for 1 to 2 minutes.

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