Poached prawn balls

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Poached prawn balls
Poached prawn balls
Servings:Serves 2 to 4 with a selection of other starters
Calories per serving:162
Ready in:25 minutes
Prep. time:15 minutes
Cook time:10 minutes
Difficulty:Average difficulty
Recipe author:Chef
First published:31st January 2013

A healthier variation on the takeaway favourite, deep fried prawn balls.


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  1. Remove any skin and bones from the fish
  2. Mince or finely chop the prawns
  3. Mix the prawns and fish together well, then add the remaining ingredients
  4. Mix very well
  5. With a tablespoon (lightly oiled hands help here) shape into balls
  6. Poach in fish stock for 10 minutes
  7. If you don't have fish stock then a thin fish or vegetable soup would work

Serving suggestions

Serve hot with a dip such as sweet and sour sauce, sesame and hoisin dip, tomato and chili dip or peanut sauce and slivers of fresh red chillies.

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