Prawn and Chillies in Spicy Lime Sugar

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves:6
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Course: Main Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • 2 kg - jumbo Prawns
  • 100 g - onion, sliced thinly
  • 50 g - capsicum, julienned
  • 50 g - Tomato
  • 5 Cloves - garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 3" ginger, peeled and shredded
  • 1 sprig Curry leaves
  • 1 piece Lemon grass, sliced
  • 8 Cloves
  • 10 Cardamoms
  • 2 tsp - chilli powder
  • 1 tbsp - Lime juice
  • 3 tbsp - Sugar
  • 2 tbsp - Corn oil
  • 1.5 cups - water
  • salt to taste

How to Make Prawn and Chillies in Spicy Lime Sugar

  • Wash and clean the prawns.
  • Peel and devein them but leave the tail tips on.
  • Marinate them with salt, ginger, garlic, lime juice and oil for 15 minutes.
  • Saute them for 5 minutes with curry leaves, lemon grass, cloves and cardamoms and let all cook on low fire for 5 minutes.
  • Chop 50 g of tomatoes and put in a saucepan, add chilli powder, sugar and half cup of water and make a sauce.
  • Pour over prawns and stir.
  • Add the capsicum and onion to the prawns and cook for 2 minutes and take out.
  • Serve with rice.