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Prawn and samphire stir fry at home

This is a blog post on prawn and samphire stir fry. Samphire is in season at the moment. It’s a great way to cook it. Samphire is a vegetable that is found on the coast near the sea. It has got naturally salty after taste. A taste of seawater. It is naturally high in Vitamin A, a good source of iron and calcium. I have bought it from an online supermarket Waitrose. Here is the link to it. It is normally available in late April to May it is not available all year round.

Prawn and samphire stir fry
Prawn and samphire stir fry

Any type of seafood makes a great accompaniment to samphire. This recipe can be served on a bed of rice or noodles. Samphire can also be used in clear soup noodle recipes. Stir-fries are a great way to cook them as it requires very little cooking time. it’s great to serve with rice. it makes a quick mid-week meal.

Prawn and samphire stir fry

Here is the recipe

How to cook samphire and prawn stir fry Print Recipe PREP TIME20 mins COOK TIME10 mins COURSE lunch, Main Course CUISINE asian, Chinese SERVINGS 3 people

EQUIPMENT

  • wok or frying pan

INGREDIENTS  

  • 90 grams samphire
  • 150 grams cooked or raw prawns
  • 3 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • 3 stalks spring onion
  • 1 tbsp cooking oil
  • half lemon (juice only)

INSTRUCTIONS 

Prepare the stir fry ingredients

  • As cooking a stir fry doesn’t take long. do prepare ahead of the ingredients. Chopped finely the garlic. Slice the spring onions thinly separate the white parts and the green parts. Defrost the prawns well ahead of time. Wash the samphire.

Cooking

  • In a wok or frying pan on medium to high. Heat up the wok till it is hot where it starts to smoke a little. Then add the cooking oil. Add the white part of the chopped spring onion and the minced garlic. Fry till it is fragrant this will take about 2 minutes. Then add the samphire and then the prawns. If using cooked prawns add them later. Once the samphire starts to wilt add the lemon juice and turn off the stove. It is now ready to serve.
Prawn and samphire stir fry
Prawn and samphire stir fry serve with rice

Thank you for dropping by and reading. Here is a link to more other stir fry recipes like amaranth stir fry and water spinach stir fry.

Prawn and samphire stir fry

Prawn and samphire stir fry

Kar-Ling
How to cook samphire and prawn stir fry
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course lunch, Main Course
Cuisine asian, Chinese
Servings 3 people

Equipment

  • wok or frying pan

Ingredients
  

  • 90 grams samphire
  • 150 grams cooked or raw prawns
  • 3 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • 3 stalks spring onion
  • 1 tbsp cooking oil
  • half lemon (juice only)

Instructions
 

Prepare the stir fry ingredients

  • As cooking a stir fry doesn't take long. do prepare ahead of the ingredients. Chopped finely the garlic. Slice the spring onions thinly separate the white parts and the green parts. Defrost the prawns well ahead of time. Wash the samphire.

Cooking the stir fry

  • In a wok or frying pan on medium to high. Heat up the wok till it is hot where it starts to smoke a little. Then add the cooking oil. Add the white part of the chopped spring onion and the minced garlic. Fry till it is fragrant this will take about 2 minutes. Then add the samphire and then the prawns. If using cooked prawns add them later. Once the samphire starts to wilt add the lemon juice and turn off the stove. It is now ready to serve.
Keyword prawn, samphire, stir fry
Prawn and samphire stir fry


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