Sunshine Sauce Prawns On Cucumber Salad#FishFriday

An easy, delicious, healthy, Sunshine Sauce Prawns On Cucumber Salad recipe, perfect as an appetizer or quick dinner for summer entertaining!  An healthier version which is a fresh and light appetizer.
Serves 6

For the Prawns / Shrimps 
12 - 15 Prawns/Shrimps
Salt and Black pepper powder to taste
1 Tablespoon Lemon Juice
1 Tablespoon Oil - to grill

For the Sunshine Sauce 
1 Small Onion - finely chopped
2 Cloves Garlic - finely chopped
1/2 Teaspoon Red Chilly powder
1/4 Cup Single Cream
1 Teaspoon All Purpose Flour
1 Teaspoon Butter
One Pinch Saffron Strands
Salt to taste
2 English Cucumbers

Devin the prawns, keep the tails intact. Pat then dry using paper towel. 
Now sprinkle lemon juice, salt and black pepper on both sides.
Take a pan and add oil, toss prawns and cook them for 2/3 minutes both sides.( depending on the size of the prawns). Take them out of the pan. Keep aside.
In the same pan add the butter, onion, garlic and saute till the onion starts to turn golden, add the flour and cook for 2 minutes stirring continuously. Switch off the flame and let this cool. When it cools take this into small blender jar, add the chilly powder, cream, salt to taste, saffron strands. Blend it to a smooth paste. Pour this back into the pan, wash the jar with little water add this also to the pan. Switch on the flame to medium low and stirring continuously make a thick sauce. When the sauce thickens take switch off the flame. Take this out into serving bowl. Keep aside. This sunshine sauce is spicy.

To assemble
Cut the cucumbers into thick slices. Arrange into the serving plate, pour a teaspoon of sauce, place the grilled prawns on top. 
Serve and enjoy.
Add the sauce or use sauce separately as a dip. 
Enjoy the appetizers 
Labels : Prawns, Shrimps, Seafood/Fish, Fish Friday, Salads, Appetizer, Healthy, Main course
Welcome to our group Fish Friday and today we are posting Seafood or Fish Appetizer and our Host is Sid

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Sneha's Recipe
Sneha's Recipe

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  1. Loving this Sunshine sauce. Can't wait to try it.

  2. I love the sauce, definitely going to try this. I love spice.

  3. That sauce sounds delicious and your presentation is so pretty!

  4. Sneha! This sounds delicious. And I love the name: Sunshine Sauce. SO summery.

  5. I know Bill would love these- great with some glasses of wine and a romantic evening!