|King prawns||8 Large, in their shells|
|Dry sherry||1 Tablespoon|
|Egg||1 , beaten|
|Sunflower oil||2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)|
|Coriander leaves||3 (For Garnishing)|
Wash the prawns.
Holding them firmly by the tails, remove the shell, leaving the tail shell intact.
Cut the prawns in half lengthways almost to the tail and remove the black intestinal vein.
Flatten the prawns.
Sprinkle them with the sherry, dip in the egg and coat in the cornflour.
Repeat the coating.
Heat the oil to 180C or until a cube of day-old bread browns in 30 seconds.
Deep-fry the prawns for 2-3 minutes.
Drain on absorbent kitchen paper and serve at once, Garnished with fresh coriander.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 971 Calories from Fat 456
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 51 g79.1%
Saturated Fat 8.7 g43.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1195.5 mg398.5%
Sodium 1998.4 mg83.3%
Total Carbohydrates 30 g9.8%
Dietary Fiber 0.44 g1.8%
Sugars 0.4 g
Protein 98 g195.4%
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 2.7%
Calcium 3.1% Iron 6.5%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet