calypso prawns with black bean citrus salsa

Calypso Prawns with Black Bean Citrus Salsa

The zesty marinade gives a citrus kick to the prawns and is delicious served with black bean salsa.
Total Time 40 Minutes
Servings 4
Spice Level Mild
Ingredients 11

Ingredient List

Prawn and Marinade

  • Zest and juice of 1 orange
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 500 g raw large prawns with tails, deveined if necessary
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil


  • 1 tin (400g) Old El Paso™ Black Beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 medium orange, peeled, divided into segments, membrane removed and cut in half
  • 1/2 jar (226 g) Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky Salsa
  • 1 large handful coriander, chopped
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped


  1. Place the prawns into a medium bowl with the orange zest, orange juice, salt, garlic, and vegetable oil. Mix to combine, cover with cling film and leave to marinade for 30 minutes.
  2. Mix all the salsa ingredients in another medium bowl then cover and leave until ready to serve.
  3. Heat a large non-stick frying pan over a medium high heat. Drain the prawns and discard the marinade. Cook the prawns for 2 to 3 minutes, stirring, until pink and golden.
  4. Divide the salsa between plates and serve the prawns around the salsa.

Expert Tips

  • Serve alongside rice for a fuller meal.
  • Great also served with salad and Old El Paso™ Original Nachips™.