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Lemon garlic prawns recipe

Lemon garlic prawns are a delicious combination of summery flavours. Simply coat the prawns in the lemon and garlic mix and then throw them onto the BBQ. Find more on Kidspot New Zealand's recipe finder.



  • 500g fresh green king prawns
  • 1 tsp grated lemon rind
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp garlic, crushed
  • 2 tsp lemon pepper seasoning
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tsp parsley, fresh or dried


Mix all ingredients together.

Toss in pan or on the barbeque until the prawns go pink and are cooked.

Season with freshly ground pepper and salt.




  • You can thread these onto soaked skewers if you are looking to serve them at a barbeque.
  • Don't skip seasoning these. They require the salt to balance the lemon flavours.
  • This recipe was created by Jennifer Cheung for Kidspot, New Zealand's best recipe finder.