Tag Archives: King prawns

Ring of Emperor Rice, Courgettes and King Prawns

I wish there were a verb to define the act of cooking as an enjoyable and absorbing activity as opposed to one that is all about putting some food on the table in as little time as possible.  The latter … Continue reading

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Waldorf Salad and King Prawns

A couple of years ago, I wrote a post on the Waldorf Salad for the blog of the beautiful Italian ceramics company that is Giardini di Sole (www.giaridnidisole.com).  It was about the Waldorf Salad with a twist, and I thought … Continue reading

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Insalata di Gamberoni with Kiwi Fruit

Gamberetti = shrimps Gamberi = prawns Gamberoni = large or king prawns I suppose one could make this dish with gamberi (ordinary prawns) just as well … but sometimes, I think that size does matter and so I chose to … Continue reading

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