Crispy Prawn Fritters
600g big prawns
1500ml oil for deep frying
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp sugar
1 tsp sesame oil
Dash of pepper
1 tbsp corn flour
1/2 tbsp egg white
1/2 tbsp oil
113g tang flour (wheat starch)
6 tbsp glutinuous rice flour
1 tsp baking soda
2 tsp salt
1 tsp sugar
dash of pepper
2 tbsp oil
about 150ml water
1. Shell prawns, leaving each with the tail portion. Cut them from
the back, remove intestines and wash well. Pat dry.
2. Season prawns with seasoning and leave aside for 30 minutes.
3. Put batter ingredients into a bowl and mix well. Add in water
slowly and stir gently until a smooth batter is formed. Lastly add
in the 2 tbsp oil and stir thoroughly. Keep in fridge for 4 hours.
Half an hour before using remove from fridge.
4. Heat up the 5 rice bowls of oil. Held prawn by the tail and dip
into batter to coat prawn, deep-fry until golden brown. The frying
time is about 3 minutes. Dish up and drain well.
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