Spicy Prawn Curry

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recipe by Tenina Holder https://tenina.com/

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On nights when you can't get dinner on the table quick enough, you will love this simple yet flavourful prawn curry. Less than 20 minutes, and ready!

recipe updated 8 Jun 2020


  • Onion icon
    1 (140g)
  • Prawns icon
    500g (about 2⅛ cups)
  • Tomato icon
    400g (about 2¾)
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
  • Extra virgin olive oil icon
    Extra virgin olive oil
    22ml (1½ tbsp)
  • Thai red curry paste icon
    Thai red curry paste
    100g (about ½ cup)
  • Tamarind paste icon
    Tamarind paste
    4 tbsp (65g)
  • Sea salt icon
    Sea salt
    as needed
  • Black pepper icon
    Black pepper
    about ½ tsp (1g)
  • Coriander icon
    1 cup (about 29g)


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Step preview

  1. Add onion, garlic clove and extra virgin olive oil to the TM5 bowl
  2. Fit TM5 bowl to TM5
  3. Chop - approx 5 sec, speed 7
  4. Then add Thai red curry paste to the TM5 bowl
  5. Sauté - approx 5 min, varoma, speed 1
  6. Then add tamarind paste and prawns to the TM5 bowl
  7. Cook - approx 5 min, varoma, reverse gentle stir
  8. Then add tomato to the TM5 bowl
  9. Cook - approx 5 min, varoma, reverse gentle stir
  10. Then season with sea salt, black pepper and coriander
  11. Serve
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