Recipe courtesy of Zandunga Mexican Bistro

Tiger Prawns "a la Diabla" with Citrus Salad

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 40 min
  • Prep: 30 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 1 to 2 servings
Share This Recipe

Ingredients

3 tablespoons olive oil

5 large prawns, peeled and de-veined, reserve one unpeeled prawn for appearance

1/2 cup white wine

1 ounce dried piquin peppers

1 teaspoon harissa paste

2 teaspoons butter

1/2 teaspoon red chile flakes

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Citrus salad, for serving, recipe follows

Citrus Salad:

3 grapefruit segments

3 orange segments

1 ounce mixed field greens

3 tablespoons minced shallot

1 teaspoon chiffonade basil

1 teaspoon olive oil

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Directions

  1. In medium saute pan, heat olive oil over medium-high heat. Sear prawns on both sides until golden brown. 
  2. Reduce heat and add white wine to pan to cool. Add piquin pepper and harissa paste and reduce for 2 minutes. Add cold butter and chile flakes. Season the prawns with salt and pepper, to taste. Plate with citrus salad and serve.

Citrus Salad:

  1. Combine the grapefruit segments, orange segments, field greens, shallot, basil, and olive oil in a mixing bowl. Salt and pepper, to taste.

Fudge Factor

Chocolate Desserts

Indulge in our decadent chocolate desserts, from cookies and cakes to puddings, souffles and truffles.

Over-the-Top-Delicious Treats to Satisfy Your Food Obsession

Are you infatuated with ice cream? Do you lust over lobster? Swoon at the sight of chocolate? Here's the best recipe for each food …

Review: Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert's Chocolate Bar Nov 16, 2012

Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert have teamed up with master chocolatier Christopher Curtin to create the "Good & Evil" chocolate b …

How-To: Chocolate Cream Puffs

Make this classic and elegant French dessert using our step-by-step guide.

Easy Gift Idea: Chocolate-Covered Toffee Feb 7, 2013

Looking for an easy gift idea? Cooking Channel's recipe for Chocolate-Covered Toffee is just the ticket. A touch of coffee in the …

The Craziest Chocolate Creations for American Chocolate Week Mar 17, 2013

It’s officially American Chocolate Week. Check out photos of mind-blowing chocolate creations.

How to Make Truffles

Learn how to make a chocolate lover's favorite treat: the classic truffle made from smooth chocolate ganache.