Photo: Jean Allsopp
Makes 6 appetizer servings

Marinated in a lively mixture of lemon juice, sriracha hot chilies, and savory fish sauce, these Vietnamese-style shrimp are served on a bed of soft green tea soba noodles and cooling, crunchy vegetables.

How to Make It

Step 1

Pour 1 cup Chili-Lime Marinade into a large zip-top plastic freezer bag; add prawns. Seal bag, turning to coat prawns. Chill 30 minutes.

Step 2

Pour remaining 1 cup marinade into a large bowl. Prepare noodles according to package directions. Add noodles to marinade in bowl, tossing to coat. Cut hearts of palm in half crosswise, then lengthwise into thin strips; add to noodles. Add onion to noodle mixture, and toss gently.

Step 3

Preheat grill. Remove prawns from marinade, discarding marinade. Grill prawns, covered with grill lid, over medium heat (350° to 400°) for 2 minutes on each side. Place noodle mixture on each of 6 individual plates, and top each with prawns and tomatoes. Garnish, if desired.

CanoeHouse Restaurant, Mauna Lani Resort, Hawaii

Ratings & Reviews

sherryskitchen's Review

March 01, 2009
This was simply delicious. My husband and I like our food spicy, but I eliminated the chile (didn't have it on hand) and it was plenty hot without it. Interestingly, the chili-lime marinade calls for no lime juice!? Probably a mistake as it calls for lemon juice. I used a combination of lemon and lime. This recipe made it to our top 10 - definitely a repeat performance.