Green Papaya Salad with Prawns

By: Katrina Butterworth
Green Papaya Salad with Prawns


  1. Combine chilli, lime juice, garlic and oil in a bowl. Add prawns. Toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap. Refrigerate for 30 minutes, if time permits.
  2. Place noodles in a heatproof bowl. Cover with boiling water. Set aside for 10 minutes. Drain. Refresh under cold water. Drain.
  3. Make dressing place fish sauce, lime juice and sugar in a screw-top jar. Se-cure lid. Shake to combine.
  4. Place papaya, eschalot, tomato, beansprouts, coriander, mint, basil and noodles in a bowl. Add dressing. Toss to combine.
  5. Heat a frying pan over high heat. Cook prawns, turning, for 3 to 4 minutes or until pink and just cooked through.
  6. Divide papaya mixture between plates. Top with prawns. Serve.
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Katrina Butterworth

Photographer and foodie, equally passionate about both, Katrina combines her love for photography and food. This has allowed her to create some amazing recipes all based around the Happy Hormones eating guidelines of high antioxidant content and alkaline in nature.