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Tunisian Grilled Prawns

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“This recipe has been placed here for play in ZWT9 - Tunisian. This recipe was found at It sounds delicious to me. Please note: prep time is marinating time. * I have adjusted the cumin in this recipe based on Teresa's comments, from 1 tsp to 1/2 tsp. Thank you TeresaS.”
2hrs 5mins

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  1. Clean and shell shrimp, leaving tails intact. Place in a single layer in a shallow flameproof dish.
  2. Place the remaining ingredients, apart from the lemon wedges, in a small mixing bowl and mix well then pour over the prawns, cover with clingfilm and leave to marinate for 20 minutes up to 2 hours, turning from time to time.
  3. Preheat the grill to hot then grill the prawns for 4-5 minutes until they turn pink , turning a few times during the cooking period and brushing with the marinade every time you turn them. Serve immediately garnished with the lemon wedges.

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