Vietnamese Prawn Pancakes

Difficulty: easy
Fuel Type:
  • People

    Serves 10

  • Prep Time

    30 min.

  • Grilling Time

    6 min.


the Ingredients

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  • Completed step 1¼ cup rice flour
  • Completed step ½ teaspoon turmeric
  • Completed step 1/3 cup coconut cream
  • Completed step 1¼ cup water
  • Completed step 1 egg


  • Completed step 20 prawns, cooked, peeled, deveined
  • Completed step 1 spring onion, sliced thinly
  • Completed step 1 carrot, peeled into strips
  • Completed step 1 Lebanese cucumber, peeled into strips
  • Completed step 1 cup bean sprouts, washed
  • Completed step 1 cup fresh coriander leaves
  • Completed step 1 cup fresh mint leaves
  • Completed step 1 cup fresh basil
  • Completed step 2 iceberg lettuce leaves, thinly sliced
  • Completed step 2 Birdseye chillies, sliced thinly


  • Completed step 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • Completed step 2 tablespoons warm water
  • Completed step 1 Birdseye chilli, diced finely
  • Completed step 2 teaspoons cane sugar
  • Completed step 1½ teaspoon fish sauce
  • Completed step 1 garlic clove, crushed


  • Place the top of the Dutch Oven (Griddle part) in the direct part of the grill and pre heat grill and griddle for 10 minutes at 350°F.
  • Place the rice flour and turmeric in a large bowl. Make a well in the centre and add the coconut cream, water, and egg. Whisk all together until smooth.
  • To make the dipping sauce, place all the ingredients in a bowl. Stir until the sugar dissolves. Set aside until needed.
  • Once the barbecue is preheated turn the burners to medium. Add a little canola oil to the hotplate to grease.
  • Ladle ¼ cup of batter onto the hotplate. Cook the pancake for roughly 2 minutes or until the top has set. You do not need to flip the pancake.
  • Repeat until all the batter has been used. Set the pancakes aside.
  • Serve the pancakes alongside the filling ingredients. Let your guests build their own wrap by placing their desired ingredients in a pancake and rolling it up. Then dip it in the dipping sauce.

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