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Prawn Cakes in lettuce cups by Pete Evans (Healthy Every Day) converted to thermomix



4 portion(s)

Lime dipping sauce

  • 1 red chilli
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 tablespoons fish sauce
  • 2 Limes, juiced

Prawn cakes

  • 600 grams Raw Prawn Meat
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 long red chilli
  • 1 spring onion
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • 1 tablespoon iced water
  • 2 tablespoon sesame seeds
  • 80 grams Coconut oil to fry

Recipe's preparation

    Lime dipping sauce
  1. Place chilli and garlic in TM bowl sp 8, 6 sec (or until finely chopped)

    add remainder of sauce ingredients and mix sp 4, 6 sec. Set Aside. No need to wash bowl.

  2. Prawn cakes
  3. Chop chilli, garlic, spring onion sp 8, 6 sec.

    add prawns to the mix Closed lid turbo 3 times for 1 sec each time.

    add fish sauce and water, mix sp 3, 4-6 seconds until combined.

    roll into 10 golf size balls. Then roll into the sesame seeds to coat.

    pan fry in coconut oil over medium to high heat until cooked through (approx 5 mins)



Serve these scrumptious little prawn cakes in a small lettuce cup, on a bed of juliened carrots and cucumber, a few mint leaves and drizzled in a little the dipping sauce, with the remaining dipping sauce on the side.

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  • These were deliciou, even

    Submitted by katymg99 on 4. April 2015 - 18:41.

    These were deliciou, even though I didn't have any sesame seeds. Thanks for sharing.

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  • So so good, I wanted to try

    Submitted by ITry on 16. February 2015 - 15:06.

    So so good, I wanted to try these when I saw Pete make them on TV, so happy you converted it for me. Please keep the conversions coming, I'm new tmrc_emoticons.)


    could you you also let me know whether the mixing step is reverse speed 3 or regular? I did on reverse in case I mushed them too much

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