Spicy Lime Grilled Prawns

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Abby2495

Succulent and moist grilled prawns. Great served with salad or steak.

Top Review by Mr Jackson

I made this for an office lunch BBQ. Everyone loved it. It was simple to make. As far as the onion goes, I used a red one. It turned the shrimp a neon pink color. Other than the new wave look of the marinade, it was tasty.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place the prawns and lime zest in a large, non-metallic bowl.
  2. Place the lime juice, chile pepper, garlic, ginger, and onion in a food processor or blender, and process until smooth. You may need to add a little oil to facilitate blending.
  3. Pour over the bowl of prawns, and stir to coat. Cover, and refrigerate for 4 hours.
  4. Preheat grill for medium-high heat.
  5. Thread prawns onto skewers, piercing each first through the tail, and then the head.
  6. Brush grill grate with oil.
  7. Cook prawns for 5 minutes, turning once, or until opaque.

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