- 400g cooked prawns in shells
There are thousands of different species of prawn, but tiger, king and North Atlantic are the…
- 2 anchovy fillets from a can or jar
Silver, slender salty little fish found mainly around the Black Sea and the Pacific and Atlantic…
- 1 red chilli
- 4 tbsp mayonnaise
- 1 Little Gem lettuce
- lemon wedges, to serve
Oval in shape, with a pronouced bulge on one end, lemons are one of the most versatile fruits…
Divide the prawns between two glass tumblers. Finely chop the anchovies. Halve and seed the chilli, then finely chop the chilli flesh. Mix the mayonnaise with the anchovies and chilli, and divide between two small dishes. Cut the lettuce into wedges and serve the prawns with the mayo, lettuce and lemon wedges for squeezing over the prawns.
Make it again
The anchovy & chilli mayo also goes brilliantly with any grilled or barbecued fish or seafood. Try it with salmon steaks wrapped in vine leaves or uncooked prawns threaded onto skewers, cooked on the barbecue.