Prawn Toasts

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"From our local Saturday newspaper The Weekend West. Times are estimated. Serving size is approximately how many toasts you will get."

Original recipe yields 20-24 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (38.4 g)
  • Calories 73.7
  • Total Fat - 0.7 g
  • Saturated Fat - 0.1 g
  • Cholesterol - 15.7 mg
  • Sodium - 154 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 13.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 1.6 g
  • Sugars - 0.5 g
  • Protein - 4.2 g
  • Calcium - 34.8 mg
  • Iron - 0.8 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0.4 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

Using a scone cutter, stamp out round from the bread or do as we did and cut them into squares.

Step 2

For the filling chop the prawn flesh very finely or process it to a rough paste.

Step 3

Combine with the water chestnuts, garlic, ginger, onion, soy sauce, egg white and cornflour and then spread this mixture generously over one side of the bread discs/squares, making sure you to right to the edges.

Step 4

Lightly press the flesh side into the sesame seeds to give an even coverage.

Step 5

Heat a small quantity of oil in the wok until it is just starting to smoke.

Step 6

Slip in the toasts fill side down and when that side is golden, turn them over and cook until the bread is golden.

Step 7

Drain them well and serve.

Tips & Variations

No special items needed.