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does anyone have a nice christmassy recipe for salmon and prawns?and nut roasts too?

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oranges Tue 14-Dec-10 11:46:18

Having inlaws over for a family meal on Sunday and they are either veggie or dont eat meat, so I've decided to do a nut roast and a fish recipe. FIL loves prawns, so I'd like to do some with salmon. Any ideas for recipes, that would go with the usual Christmas trimmings?

storminabuttercup Tue 14-Dec-10 13:25:15

how about make a lil foil parcel, put in it salmon, prawns, squeeze of lemon, salt, pepper and a splash of wine, cook for 20 mins, would go with the roasties and veg i reckon

disclaimer, never done this with the prawns...

piprabbit Tue 14-Dec-10 13:35:07

Storm, I came on here to suggest the same thing. It is very yummy (and I'm not the world's biggest fish fan).

piprabbit Tue 14-Dec-10 13:35:50

and I have done it with the prawns BTW

storminabuttercup Tue 14-Dec-10 13:49:22

i want to do that now, you use raw prawns i assume?
any herbs?

piprabbit Tue 14-Dec-10 13:53:54

We just used the small pre-cooked prawns from the chiller cabinet, plopped in a handful on top of the salmon blush. There may have been some dill involved too.

storminabuttercup Tue 14-Dec-10 14:18:29

even easier, sounds good

oranges Wed 15-Dec-10 13:53:18

thank you! the salmon and prawns in foil is a great idea. WIll have an ooomph if unwrapped at the table too.

piprabbit Thu 16-Dec-10 00:14:09

Or if you fancy being really oomphy, instead of foil wrap it in a few layers of filo pastry (each layer brushed with a little melted butter), gathered into a festive parcel (bit like giant dim sum dumpling) before cooking.

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