Barbecue Sesame Prawns (shrimp)

Total Time
28mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
8 mins

A tasty marinade for prawns (shrimp) especially for your BBQ from the Australian Barbecue Kettle Cookbook. Preparation time does not include time to marinate.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Shell and wash the prawns leaving the tails intact.
  2. Combine all ingredients except prawns, mixing well, in a bowl.
  3. Add prawns, cover and marinate for 1-2 hours.
  4. Remove from marinade.
  5. Cook in the BBQ with lid on for 8-15 minutes, or until cooked through (DO NOT OVERCOOK), depending on size.
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3 5

This was okay, but too salty. And I used low sodium soy sauce. If the salt could be toned down, I would give this 5 stars - the other marinade flavors were really good. I used shrimp and scallops and otherwise they both turned out fine.

5 5

I had only 1 lb of shrimps so I did half the marinade. I was out of green onions so I had to omit it :( I liked the taste of sesame oil. I used garlic powder instead of garlic. I cooked the shrimps in a skillet cause my barbecue is under snow. Thanks Jewelies :) Made for zaar star game.

4 5

I love it! Had to put it in skewers so that the shape can hold in the grill but otherwise it turned out great!