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Quick prawn curry

Quick prawn curry

A very quick way to prepare a creamy prawn curry with lime and spring onion.

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Last modified on: August 12th 2015

For 4 people, you will need:

How long does it take?

PreparationCookingStart to finish
20 min.14 min.34 min.
Preservation: A few days in the fridge in a sealed container.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1
10 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #1 Peel 300 g prawns and cut into 2 or 3 pieces.
Stage 2
5 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #2 Peel and rinse 1 spring onion (scallion), then chop.
Stage 3
2 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #3 Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan over medium heat. When hot, add the pieces of prawn, salt and pepper and cook for 1 or 2 minutes.
Stage 4
1 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #4 Sprinkle the juice of ½ lime over and stir well.
Stage 5
2 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #5 Add 1 tablespoon curry powder, stir well and cook for 1 or 2 minutes.
Stage 6
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #6 The curry powder will stick to the prawns, which is good.
Stage 7
1 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #7 Add the chopped onion.
Stage 8
3 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #8 Then pour in 150 ml cream, stir well and deglaze the bottom of the pan.
Stage 9
10 min.
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #9 Leave to thicken to your taste over low heat. At the last minute, add the chopped parsley.

Check seasoning.
Stage 10
Quick prawn curry : Photo of step #10 Serve piping hot, on a bed of rice, for example.

Remarks

The proportions are approximate, so do adapt them to your own taste, especially the curry powder.

It doesn't matter whether you buy the prawns raw or cooked. If they are already cooked, you will only need to brown them very briefly.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
104962 gr27 gr77 gr
52 %24 %3 %12 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
1559 gr4 gr11 gr
8 %4 %<1 %2 %
Per person
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
26215 gr6 gr19 gr
13 %6 %1 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

How much will it cost?

For 4 people : 3.85 €
Per person : 0.96 €

Note : These prices are only approximate.

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Source: Home made
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