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Garlic And Chili Prawns

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  Raw prawns/Large shrimp 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Sambal oelek 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), chopped
  Vegetable oil 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon

Shell prawns carefully, leaving tails intact.
Remove vein with a sharp knife.
Wash prawns under cold running water and dry thoroughly with paper towels.
Place in a deep glass or ceramic bowl.
Combine sambal oelek, garlic and half the oil in a blender.
Blend at high speed until well mixed.
Stir in the remaining oil and salt.
Pour oil mixture over prawns, turning them to make sure they are well coated.
Cover and marinate in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours.
Drain prawns and reserve marinade.
When barbecue coals have burned down to a white ash, set the prawns on the barbecue grill close to the heat.
Cook for 2 to 3 minutes on each side, brushing with reserved marinade, until prawns are firm and pink.
Do not overcook.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2413 Calories from Fat 1973

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 223 g343.2%

Saturated Fat 30.2 g151.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1115.9 mg372%

Sodium 4213.4 mg175.6%

Total Carbohydrates 6 g2.2%

Dietary Fiber 0.32 g1.3%

Sugars 0.2 g

Protein 105 g209.7%

Vitamin A 30% Vitamin C 8.6%

Calcium 2.8% Iron 1.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Garlic And Chili Prawns Recipe