Compiled Recipe – Butter Garlic Prawns

Butter Garlic Prawns

* 150 grams butter, divided
* 1 kilo prawns
* salt (to season)
* 15 cloves garlic, chopped finely, divided
* ½ cup fresh parsley leaves, chopped, divided
* 1 tsp. sweet paprika, mixed with 1 teaspoon spicy paprika
* 2 lemons, halved
* 200 grams feta cheese

1) Dot a little under a third of the butter on the base of a heavy bottomed pot. Place a single layer of prawns over the butter and season with a bit of salt. Sprinkle about a third of the garlic and parsley over prawns and dust with some paprika.

2) Dot another third of the butter over the first layer of prawns Add another layer of prawns and top with garlic, parsley and paprika. Repeat layering with the rest of the ingredients.

3) Cover the pot with lid and place the pot over medium high heat. Cook for about 5 minutes then mix, making sure to place the prawns on the bottom (which have already cooked) on top and the uncooked prawns in the bottom. Cook for 5 minutes more and then repeat the mixing.

4) Squeeze lemons over the top, add feta cheese and toss; cook for a minute more or until prawns are just about done, taking care not to overcook them.


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