Tiger Prawns with a Leek and Mozzarella Risotto


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Appears in

Keeping it Simple

Keeping it Simple

By Gary Rhodes

Published 2005

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If tiger prawns are not available, a couple of handfuls of peeled prawns added to the risotto to warm through make for a tasty supper dish. The quantity of stock listed is quite generous and not all may be needed.


  • 12-16 raw tiger prawns, peeled
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil, plus extra for drizzling
  • 75 g


  • Soak four bamboo skewers in cold water for 15 minutes. Dry the prawns on kitchen paper, then pierce 3-4 on to each bamboo skewer. Refrigerate until needed.
  • Warm the olive oil and 25 g (1