Butterflied lemon-and-lime prawns

Butterflied lemon-and-lime prawns

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  • 4
  • Easy
  • Carb Conscious Fat conscious


  • 12 large prawns
  • 1 T olive oil
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 2 limes
  • 50 g softened butter
  • Radish slivers
  • Lemon juice

Cooking Instructions

Clean the large prawns, then, using a sharp knife, carefully slice along their bellies to make to slit. Place a pan over a medium to high heat, toss the prawns in olive oil and season to taste, then add to the pan and fry until coral in colour.
Mix the zest of 1 lemon and limes into softened butter, then add to the pan at the last minute and toss with the prawns Serve with crunchy radish slivers and lemon juice.

Abigail Donnelly Recipe by: Abigail Donnelly
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