Golden Fried Prawns

Category : Seafood

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Date : 28/11/2002


8 Prawn-king size (Shrimp)
1/4 tsp Ajinomoto (optional)
3-1/2 oz Cornflour
1-3/4 oz White flour (maida)
2 Egg whites
2 tsp Red wine or sherry
1/2 tsp Baking powder
1/4 tsp White pepper
2 tsp Oil
Oil for frying
Salt and pepper to taste
1/2 cup Water


1.Clean, peel and devein the prawns keeping the tail intact.

2.In a bowl mix salt, black pepper and wine and marinate the prawns in this mixture for 20 minutes.

3.Take a bowl and add cornflour, white flour, eggwhites, ajinomoto, baking powder, white pepper, water and oil and whip till the mixture thickens and is smooth coating consistency.

4.Dip each prawn in this mixture and fry till golden brown.

5.Garnish with spring onions.

6.Serve hot with a sweet and sour sauce.

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