Prepare healthy tandoori prawns at home on a stovetop with this seriously easy recipe which hardly takes time. The dish, which is extremely nutritious, and low on calories, will take a bit of your time only while you are marinating the prawns. Little planning, basic ingredients, and voila!

Tandoori Prawns Recipe Card

This recipe is nutritious, tasty and easy to make.

Total Time :
15 min
Preparation Time :
5 min
Cooking Time :
10 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Kishori Sud


  • 100 Gms Curd
  • 250 Gms Prawns
  • 1 Tbsp Oil
  • 1 Tsp Ginger-Garlic Paste
  • 1/4 Tsp Haldi
  • 1 Tsp Red Chilli Powder
  • 1/4 Tsp Black Pepper Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Garam Masala Powder
  • Salt To Taste
  • 1/2 Lime's Juice


Step 1
In a bowl, mix all the ingredients and marinate the prawns in it for a few hours or overnight.
Step 2
Heat some oil in a pan and cook the prawns on high heat which hardly takes more than 5 minutes. But do not cover.
Step 3
Once done, just take them off the pan and flame grill them on the stove for merely few seconds each side in order to get the charred look.
Step 4
You can also cook the prawns on a charcoal BBQ instead of a pan but do not forget to brush with little butter or ghee and then serve.