Prawn biryaniReviewed by our expert panel
(at time of publication)
- 115g prawns
- 1 tablespoon fresh coriandercilantroX
- 1 lemon, 2 tablespoons juice
- 1-2 teaspoons curry powder
- ¼ onion, finely chopped
- 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
- 2 teaspoons oil
- ⅓ cup uncooked long-grain rice
- 1 ¼ cups liquid chicken stock
- 3 medium mushrooms, sliced
- ¼ cup frozen peas
1 Place prawns in a dish and sprinkle with coriander, lemon juice and half the curry powder. Set aside to marinate.
2 Place onion and garlic in a microwave-proof bowl with oil. Cook on high for about 1 minute.
3 Add remaining curry powder and cook for 1 minute. Stir in rice with 1 cup of boiling stock. Cook on high for 4 minutes, stirring twice.
4 Add mushrooms and cook for 1 more minute on high, stirring halfway through. Add prawns. Cook on high for 2 minutes.
5 Add peas. Stir well and cook for a final 2 minutes. Serve with fresh coriander and low-fat yoghurt.NOTE: All timings are guidelines only as individual microwaves will vary slightly.
Make it gluten free: Use gluten-free curry powder and stock.
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Nutrition Info (per serve)
Total fat 14g
–Saturated fat 2g
Dietary fibre 6g
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