Filo Prawns


  • 21 cm round rice paper wrappers (from Oriental food store)
  • Butter, melted
  • Raw king prawns, shelled and tail left on
  • 1 tsp cornflour mixed to a paste with a drop of water

How to make this recipe dairy free?

Need some advice on ingredients see -
The wheat, gluten and lactose free store cupboard


Dip the rice paper wrappers into a bowl of water and drain on a clean tea towel.

Cut the pancake in half, brush the edges with the cornflour mix to stick the pancake together and wrap up the prawn, covering the head end first, then rolling up the body leaving the tail poking out of the bottom.

Brush with melted butter and bake at 200°c / 400°c / gas mark 6 for 10 minutes.

Alternatively deep fry at 180°c / 350°c for 3/4 minutes until golden brown. If deep frying omit brushing with melted butter.

Serve with gluten free sweet chilli sauce.

how to make this recipe dairy free...

Brush the pancakes with melted dairy free margarine before baking.

If deep frying omit brushing with melted dairy free margarine.