Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

Pass this dish around when having a curry it makes a tasty and unusual starter to the meal,or as a party dish. This can be made using fresh or frozen prawns. If using frozen, thaw and drain them well before using.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a food processor put the prawns, garlic ginger, chilli, onion, turmeric, pepper and salt. Give a quick blitz. DO NOT LIQUIDIZE THE INGREDIENTS, chop them and mix.
  2. Add the egg and mix.
  3. Form the mixture into balls the size of a golfball. Coat with breadcrumbs. Refrigerate for half an hour.
  4. Melt the butter in a pan and fry the prawn balls till golden, drain on kitchen paper and serve garnished with the chopped parsley.