Garlic Cream Prawns

Microwave Garlic Cream Prawns

A recipe for cooking garlic cream prawns in the microwave oven. Microwave garlic cream prawns can be served as a saucy aromatic starter or a side dish. This recipe is a really good way to cook and serve a tasty appetiser in under 10 minutes.

You’ll Need

  • 300 g raw, shelled prawns
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 3-5 tbsp of oil
  • 100ml fresh cream
  • 50 g of sour cream
  • Freshly grated rind of one lemon
  • Salt
  • Ground black pepper


  1. Place the prawns in a microwave safe dish with the crushed garlic and oil.
  2. Cover and cook for 3 minutes at medium / high power (600 W).
  3. Remove from the microwave oven, stir once and continue cooking for a further 2 to 3 minutes at medium / high power (600 W)
  4. Remove from the microwave, stir in the remaining ingredients and season with salt and pepper.
  5. Reheat for around 2 minutes at medium / high power (600 W).

To Serve

Microwave garlic cream prawns are perfect served with some fresh baguette bread.


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