25 minutes
Crispy Coconut Prawns in Tangy Mango Sauce

Crispy Coconut Prawns in Tangy Mango Sauce

Prawns coated in dessicated coconut and fried till crispy, served with a tangy mango sauce made with fresh mango, mango chutney and mayo

This recipe is the perfect starter, if your planning a meal with friends and want some menu ideas have a look at our menus 

 

How it's doneDirections

Step 1

peel and chop the mangos, add to the hand liquidiser,
liquidise to a puree set a side

Step 2

add the mayonnaise to the bowl. Add the chutney to the bowl

Step 3

add the mango to the bowl, mix the ingredients, cover with cling film. Refrigerate

Step 4

season the cornflour with salt and pepper, place on a plate
a. place the egg white in a bowl
b. place the coconut on a plate
c. place the coating ingredients in a row, cornflour then egg white and then coconut

Step 5

Toss the prawns in the corn flour, dip each prawn into the egg white and then the coconut. Repeat till all the prawns are covered in coconut

Step 6

heat about 21/2 inches of frying oil in a pan, fry the prawns in batches for 2 to 3 mins. Drain on kitchen paper, keep warm

Step 7

serve the prawns with the dipping sauce and a little salad

This recipe is from the recipe book ” Taste of India” by Meena Pathak

 

What you needIngredients

Servings 2
Utensils
  • chopping board
  • large knife
  • fish slice
  • frying pan
  • small bowl
Prawns
  • sunflower oil for cooking
  • 1 tbsp corn flour
  • 175 grams prawns king (raw)
  • 1 egg white
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • coconut (desiccated)
Sauce
  • 1/2 mango
  • 1 1/2 tbsp mayonnaise light
  • 1 1/2 tbsp mango chutney

Yummy ideasLatest Recipes

30 minutes
Red pepper and Manchego Tortilla
Red pepper and Manchego Tortilla Category: Around the World, Flexitarian, Healthy, Low Cost, Main, Quick and Easy, Traditional
180 minutes
Lamb and Ale Stew with bubble and Squeak Patties
Lamb and Ale Stew with bubble and Squeak Patties Category: Freezer Friendly, Main, Meat Feast, Traditional, uk
30 Minutes
Garlic Steak Fajitas with a Lettuce and Avocado Salad
Garlic Steak Fajitas with a Lettuce and Avocado Salad Category: Around the World, Main, Meat Feast, Modern, Quick and Easy