Mexican-style prawns

Mexican-style prawns

Total: 41 min. | Active: 15 min.
Nutritional value / people: 178 kcal
, Fat: 7 g
, Carbohydrate: 4 g
, Protein: 25 g


4 people


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To marinate

1 tsp olive oil
1 organic lemon, use grated zest only
1 tbsp tequila
2 tbsp beer
1 red chilli, deseeded, finely chopped
24 peeled raw prawn tails (organic)
4 long wooden skewers
4 spring onions, halved lengthwise

To grill

½ tsp sea salt
½ bunch coriander, roughly torn
2 tbsp salted peanuts, coarsely chopped
1 tbsp olive oil
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How it's done

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To marinate

Combine the oil, lemon zest, tequila, beer and chilli. Thread the prawns onto the skewers, brush with a little marinade. Brush the spring onions with the remaining marinade, cover both and marinate for approx. 20 mins.

To grill

Charcoal/gas/electric grill: Cover the skewered prawns and spring onions and grill for approx. 3 mins. on each side over/on a very high heat (approx. 250 °C, season. Scatter the coriander and peanuts over the top, drizzle with olive oil.

Good to know
Serve with: Baked potatoes and sour cream.


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