Kannur Prawn Curry


Fisherman’s family recipe from Malabar coast. King Prawns in a fragrant curry with coconuts, tamarind and spices.

I learnt this recipe from a real fisherman’s family from the west coast of India.
Enjoy this curry with our Malabar ghee rice and Mum’s masala potatoes.
– Chef Akila.



Water, King Prawns (33%) (Crustaceans), Coconut Milk (11%), Onion, Tomatoes, Coconut (2%), Coconut Oil, Ginger, Salt, Garlic, Ground Coriander, Green Chilli, Curry Leaves, Red Chilli, Ground Turmeric, Coconut Sugar, Malabar Tamarind (Garcinia), Tamarind (0.3%), Black Pepper, Chilli Powder, Mustard Seeds, Fenugreek Seeds.

ALLERGEN ADVICE: For Allergens, see Ingredients in bold. Our kitchen is gluten-free but handles other allergens including Sesame, Nuts and Mustard. While we take precautions, traces of other allergens may be present. If you are sensitive to even small traces of allergens please contact us before ordering.

Name per 100g
Energy (kJ) 302.8
Energy (kcal) 72.7
Fat (g) 5.2
of which saturates (g) 3.5
Carbohydrate (g) 3.2
of which sugars (g) 2.3
Protein (g) 4.7
Salt (g) 1.3
Vitamin K (μg) 2.8

Heating Instructions

Always ensure food is thoroughly heated and piping hot before serving. Please check seasoning and adjust if required. Reduce heating time if defrosted.

MICROWAVE (900W): Cook from frozen. Remove sleeve, pierce film & cook on full power for 5 minutes. Cut-open film & gently mix. Re-cover and cook for another 2 minutes. Rest for 2 minutes and stir gently before serving.

OVEN: Cook from Frozen. Time: 35-40 minutes.
Electric: 190°C, Fan: 170°C, Gas: Gas Mark 5
Preheat oven. Remove sleeve and pierce film. Place on a baking tray in centre of oven and heat for 20 minutes. Cut film open and mix gently. Re-cover and heat further 15 to 20 minutes. Stand for 2 minutes, gently stir, check seasoning and serve.

HOB: From frozen, gently heat in a suitable pan with about 2 tablespoons of water until thoroughly hot. Adjust consistency and seasoning if required.



Additional information

Weight 640 g

Serves 2 (550g)