Tandoori Prawns | How to make Tandoori Prawns

By BetterButter Editorial  |  17th Sep 2015  |  
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About Tandoori Prawns Recipe

This prawns recipe is a perfect combination of healthy and yummy at the same time.

Tandoori Prawns

Ingredients to make Tandoori Prawns

  • 250 grams fresh prawns peeled
  • 8 cloves garlic smashed
  • 1 inch ginger piece smashed
  • 1 teaspoon tumeric powder
  • 2 teaspoon red chilli powder
  • 60 ml lemon juice freshly squeezed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil (optional)
  • salt to taste

How to make Tandoori Prawns

  1. Wash the prawns, drain and put them in a baking dish.
  2. Take a large bowl, add in the rest of the listed ingredients and mix them well.
  3. Now, pour only half of this mixture on top of the prawns.
  4. Keep it in the refrigerator for 55-60 minutes so that the prawns get marinated well.
  5. You can opt to grill these prawns, or bake in the oven on a temperature of 176 degree celsius for 5 minutes on each side till they turn pink
  6. Once cooked, put these tandoori prawns on a serving plate.
  7. Brush the prawns with the leftover mixture and serve them hot.

Reviews for Tandoori Prawns (8)

Prerna Pai2 years ago


Ratnasri Dutta3 years ago

Hi..is it possible to try this recipe using a microwave? If yes the could you please let me know the exact time? I am no pro when it comes to cooking..just trying my hand at the wonderful recipes here :)

Prianca B4 years ago


fatima richard4 years ago


Sunita Ramankulath4 years ago

De marinade tastes n smells raw. also does not dry and becomes soggy n watery. So I opt for frying or g rolling prawna on open fire.

Rashmi Nandgaonkar4 years ago


Ritesh Chakraborty4 years ago


Ruchira Hoon4 years ago