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Garlic and Lemon Prawn Skewers

Prawns tossed with honey and garlic, served on skewers, to lift the mood of any prawn lover
4.5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Marination 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine Indian
Servings 4 People
Calories 158 kcal


  • 200 Grams Prawns Tiger or King Preferably
  • 1 Teaspoon Fresh Coriander Leaves Chopped - For Garnishing
  • Oil For Shallow Frying
  • 5 Skewer Sticks

For Marination

  • 1 Teaspoon Salt According to Taste
  • 1.5 Tablespoon Yogurt
  • 1 Tablespoon Ginger Garlic Paste If you can make fresh ginger and garlic paste, that would be even better
  • 1 Tablespoon Lemon Juice
  • 1 Teaspoon Garam Masala Powder
  • 1 Tablespoon Dried Fenugreek Leaves / Kasuri Methi
  • 1 Teaspoon Red Chilli Powder
  • 1 Green chilli Finely Chopped (Optional)


  • Mix all the ingredients listed in Marination.
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  • Add Prawns in this Marination and keep in fridge for minimum 15 mins. Longer you can keep it, better the result.
  • Pierce the prawns with skewers (Soak the skewers in water for 3-4 hours before using)
  • Take out the marinated prawns and bring to room temperature. Keep a flat pan on medium heat. Once the pan is hot, lower the heat, and add a dash of oil for shallow frying. Now add the prawn skewers on the pan.
  • Now shallow fry this for 3-4 mins, making sure prawns are fully cooked and pink / golden.
  • Now serve these prawns on skewers with mayonnaise and lemon wedge.
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  • Do not over cook prawns else they will become hard and chewy
  • Add a hint of rum or vodka in marination in case you like alcohol.
  • You can try this same recipe in oven. On a pre-heated oven, keep prawns for 6-8 mins.


Nutrition Facts
Garlic and Lemon Prawn Skewers
Amount Per Serving
Calories 158 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Trans Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 127mg42%
Sodium 1210mg53%
Potassium 52mg1%
Carbohydrates 17g6%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 14g28%
Vitamin A 9IU0%
Vitamin C 7mg8%
Calcium 85mg9%
Iron 7mg39%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Keyword Prawns