Avocado with Sautéed Prawns


Avocado with Sautéed Prawns
Just a classic prawn cocktail with avocado? Oh, no! The prawns in this recipe are sautéed briefly to enhance the flavour, then mixed with a curry mayonnaise.
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Last modified on: March 6th 2016

Keywords for this recipe:AvocadoShrimpsMayonnaiseStarterCurry

For 4 people, you will need:

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26 min.4 min.30 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Avocado with Sautéed Prawns  : Photo of step #1
Prepare 4 avocados, dice and put in a bowl.

Sprinkle with the juice of a lime, then salt and pepper and mix well.

Set aside.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Avocado with Sautéed Prawns  : Photo of step #2
Peel 400 g cooked prawns and cut into small chunks.

Stage 3 - 4 min.
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Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a small frying pan on high heat. When really hot, add the prawns and fry.

Set aside.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Mix 150 g Mayonnaise and 1 teaspoon curry powder to make the curry mayonnaise.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
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Mix the curry mayonnaise with the prawns, once they have had time to cool slightly.

Stage 6 - 4 min.
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Begin the assembly: serve the salad in a ramekin or glass, beginning with a layer of avocado 2/3 the height of the dish.

Stage 7 - 4 min.
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Add the prawns in mayonnaise on top and garnish with a parsley or coriander leaf.

Serve within half an hour (or the mayonnaise will start to darken a little, which looks less attractive).

Remarks

If you don't have a lime, you can use lemon juice instead.

Keeping:

Should be eaten within half an hour.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,642 Kcal or 6,875 Kj78 gr13 gr142 gr
82 %30 %1 %21 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
97 Kcal or 406 Kj5 gr1 gr8 gr
5 %2 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
411 Kcal or 1,721 Kj20 gr3 gr35 gr
21 %8 %<1 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked prawnsCooked prawns: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Potatoes with prawns, Scandinavian cocktail, Surprise eggs, Normandy seafood stew, Quiche Bretonne, ... All
MayonnaiseMayonnaise: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cucumber and salmon salad, Coleslaw, Seafood feuillantines, Roscoff salad, Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad, ... All
AvocadoAvocado: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cauliflower, red bean and avocado salad, Chicken and Avocado Salad, Fried cheese toasties with avocado, Guacamole, Mexican tart, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Quartet of brassicas with cream , Pan-fried scallops and chanterelles with Noilly Prat sauce, Lumberjack turnovers, Leek and fresh tuna tart, Fillets of sole Dieppoise, ... All

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