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Spiced rice with prawns

Spiced rice with prawns

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(39 ratings)

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 15 mins - 20 mins

Easy

Serves 4
Straight-from-the-wok spicy supper with rice, prawns and bacon - ideal for Autumn evenings

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition per serving

  • kcalories411
  • fat14g
  • saturates3g
  • carbs50g
  • sugars0g
  • fibre3g
  • protein25g
  • salt1.63g
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Ingredients

  • 200g long grain rice
  • 175g frozen peas
  • 2 tbsp oil, plus a drop extra
  • 1 onion, chopped

    Onion

    un-yun

    Onions are endlessly versatile and an essential ingredient in countless recipes. Native to Asia…

  • 3 rashers streaky bacon, chopped
  • 1 tbsp tikka masala curry paste
  • 250g peeled cooked tiger prawn, thawed if frozen
  • 1 egg, beaten

    Egg

    egg

    The ultimate convenience food, eggs are powerhouses of nutrition, packed with protein and a…

  • soy sauce, to serve

    Soy sauce

    soy sor-s

    An Asian condiment and ingredient that comes in a variety of of varieties ranging from light to…

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Method

  1. Tip the rice into a pan of boiling, salted water and simmer for 10 minutes, adding the peas for the last 3 minutes. Drain well.

  2. While the rice is cooking, heat the 2 tablespoons of oil in a large frying pan or wok. Add the onion and bacon and stir fry for 3-4 minutes, until the onion starts to turn golden and the bacon begins to cook. Stir in the curry paste and cook for a few seconds, then tip in the prawns and heat them through for a minute or so.

  3. Push the prawn mixture to one side of the pan and add the drop of oil to the other side. Pour the egg into the oil, stir until cooked like scrambled eggs, then mix into the prawns. Add the rice and peas and mix well. Serve immediately, with soy sauce for sprinkling, if you like.

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Comments (42)

rollo1's picture

Geronimo....little suggestion:
Tikka Masala curry paste in this recipe is obviously the shop bought one.......................

padraig1934's picture

it would help if you gave the recipe for the Curry Paste

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