Spicy Prawn Soup

Red Curry Prawn Soup


Preparation info

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WHOLE: Bowl Food for Balance


By Melissa Delport

Published 2018

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This prawn soup is great for a dinner party. Why not play around with pairing it with one of the fresh or table bowls, such as the Island Poke Bowl or the Oh, Sweet Mustard to share with your friends?


Red Curry Paste

  • 1 shallot
  • 1 stalk lemongrass, chopped
  • 1–2 red chillies


Place all the ingredients for the curry paste into a food processor and blend until smooth. Set aside.

If using frozen prawns, place them in a bowl of warm water to thaw for 2 minutes. Remove the prawns from the water, place on a paper towel and pat dry. For fresh prawns, rinse, then place on a paper towel and pat dry.

To make the soup, add the red curry paste to a medium-sized