Crevettes Saute St Lucia - French Creole Style Sauteed Prawns

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by French Tart

A colourful French Creole inspired recipe, which is very easy to make. This tangy and flavourful recipe is wonderful served with a tropical fruit salsa and yellow rice. Ingredients are just for two - but they can be increased with ease!

Top Review by Jon B.

This was really rather good. I tweeked a couple of elements as a sop to my own taste buds, but stayed true to the core recipe..... & it was delicious; big, ballsy flavours. My biggest change was substituting corainader for parsley - perhaps my least favourite herb. Other changes saw the addition of a quinoa & a pomegranate salad, & a small focaccia to help mop up the mouth-watering juices.... ...... & whilst a crisp, light dry white was obviously the classy companion, an ice cold glass of Scrumpy Jack was perfect. During cooking, I left the dish on the hob rather than move to the oven - this didn't seem to have any detrimental impact. So, quite a few changes I suppose, but as I've said, the core recipe is a good one. This was a delicious, most-flavoursome dinner.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat olive oil in small frying pan and add the seasoned prawns. When the prawns are sealed, put in a hot oven for five minutes.
  2. After removing the pan from the oven, add your butter, parsley, garlic, green peppercorns, Worcestershire sauce and lime juice.
  3. Mix together until the sauce is creamy, then serve on a hot plate. Garnish with strips of peppers and lime.

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