Tiger’s milk witblits, prawns


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    • Difficulty


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Mile 8: A book about cooking

Mile 8

By David Higgs

Published 2018

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Witblits is the South African version of tequila. It’s a seriously powerful shot with different degrees of afterburn. Add chilli as we did, for a bit of fun.


Tiger’s milk witblits


For one serving, add all the ingredients except the ice to a small shaker tin. Add ice to the large tin. Combine the two and shake until condensation forms on the outside of the tin. Rim a coupe glass (see photo) with sea salt flakes. Fine strain into the glass.

Heat the butter in a pan and when it starts to bubble and melts, add the prawns. Toss through the butter, add lemon juice and