Coriander Prawn Cakes Recipe

prawn patties that are loaded with fresh coriander leaves and then tawa fried till crisp.

Archana's Kitchen
Coriander Prawn Cakes Recipe
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Coriander Prawn Cakes Recipe is a must try recipe for the ones who love sea food. The prawns are chopped and mixed along with leeks, onions, dried herbs and freshly chopped coriander which brings out the flavor in them. The prawn is then mixed along with maize flour to bind and shaped into small cakes and tawa fried on either side till it is golden brown.

Serve the Coriander Prawn Cakes along with a Tzatziki dip or dips of your choice to create a wonderful appetizer. 

If you are looking for more Prawn recipes here are some : 

  1. Rava Fried Prawns Recipe
  2. Dal Chingri (Bengali Style Channa Dal And Prawns) Recipe
  3. Prawns Theeyal Recipe (Chemeen Theeyal)

Cuisine: Continental
Course: Appetizer
Diet: Non Vegeterian
Equipments Used: Pure Iron Roti Tawa
Prep in

10 M

Cooks in

20 M

Total in

30 M


4 Servings


  • 500 grams Prawns , shelled, deveined and chopped small  
  • 1 Onion , finely chopped
  • 1 Leek , sliced
  • 2 teaspoons Dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon Dried Thyme Leaves
  • 1 teaspoon Rosemary
  • 2 teaspoons Red Chilli flakes
  • 1/4 cup Makki Ka Atta (Yellow Corn Meal Flour)
  • 4 sprig Coriander (Dhania) Leaves
  • Salt , to taste
  • Oil

How to make Coriander Prawn Cakes Recipe

  1. To begin making the Coriander Prawn Cakes, we will heat a skillet with oil. Add onions and saute until they turn translucent.

  2. Add leeks as well along with prawns. Cook until the prawns curl up. Add all of the seasoning along with maize flour.

  3. Keep mixing till it comes together and forms a sticky mixture. Allow it cool down and start shaping them into a flat cake.

  4. Heat a flat skillet, drizzle some oil, place the cakes and carefully cook on either side till it golden brown.

  5. Serve the Coriander Prawn Cakes along with a Tzatziki dip or dips of your choice to create a wonderful appetizer.