Quick Butter King Prawn Masala
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Quick Butter King Prawn Masala

Quick Butter King Prawn Masala

with Mustard Seed Green Beans and Garlic Rice

Looking for a quick and tasty midweek dinner option? Try cooking up our Quick Butter King Prawn Masala in just 20-25 minutes for a delicious and speedy meal.

High Protein
Calorie Smart

Boxes and ingredients are packed in facilities that handles Peanut, Nuts, Sesame, Fish, Crustaceans, Milk, Egg, Mustard, Celery, Soya, Gluten and Sulphites. Due to the war in Ukraine, it has been necessary to substitute sunflower oil with rapeseed oil in some products without a label change. The FSA have advised that allergic reactions to rapeseed oil are rare.

Preparation Time25 minutes
Cooking time20 minutes


serving amount

3 unit(s)

Garlic Clove

150 grams

Basmati Rice

225 grams

King Prawns

(Contains Crustaceans)

80 grams

Green Beans

30 grams

Tomato Puree

1 sachet(s)

North Indian Style Spice Mix

10 grams

Vegetable Stock Paste

(Contains Celery)

1 sachet(s)

Mustard Seeds

(Contains Mustard)

75 grams

Creme Fraiche

(Contains Milk)

Not included in your delivery

½ tbsp

Oil for Cooking

½ tsp

Sugar for the Sauce

100 milliliter(s)

Water for the Sauce

20 grams



Nutritional information

Energy (kJ)2528 kJ
Energy (kcal)604 kcal
Fat25.3 g
of which saturates13.5 g
Carbohydrate71.1 g
of which sugars6.5 g
Protein24 g
Salt2.9 g
Always refer to the product label for the most accurate ingredient and allergen information.


Garlic Press
Medium Saucepan


Cook the Garlic Rice

a) Boil a half-full kettle. Peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press).

b) Heat the oil for cooking (see pantry for amount) in a deep saucepan on medium heat. Once hot, add half the garlic and fry for 1 min. Stir in the rice and cook until coated, 1 min. 

c) Add 1/4 tsp salt and the boiled water and cook for 10-12 mins. 

d) Once cooked, drain in a sieve and pop back in the pan. Cover with a lid and leave to the side until ready to serve.

Fry the Prawns

a) Meanwhile, heat a drizzle of oil in a large frying pan on medium-high heat. Drain the prawns.

b) Once hot, add the prawns and season with salt and pepper. Stir-fry, 2-3 mins. IMPORTANT: Wash hands and utensils after handling raw prawns. Cook so they're opaque in the middle.

c) While the prawns cook, trim the green beans, then cut into thirds.

Simmer and Spice

a) Stir in the tomato puree, North Indian style spice mix and remaining garlic into the prawns. 

b) Add the sugar and water for the sauce (see pantry for both amounts). Stir in the veg stock paste.

c) Bring to the boil, then turn the heat down slightly and simmer until reduced by half, 3-5 mins. IMPORTANT: Cook so the prawns are opaque in the middle.

Bring on the Beans

a) While everything cooks, heat a drizzle of oil in another frying pan on medium-high heat.

b) Once hot, add the green beans. Season with salt and pepper, then stir-fry until starting to char, 2-3 mins. 

c) Stir in the mustard seeds and cook for 1 min. 

d) Add a splash of water and immediately cover with a lid or some foil. Allow to cook until the beans are tender, 4-5 mins. Drain any excess water, then remove from the heat and keep covered.

Finish the Curry

a) Once the sauce has reduced, stir in the creme fraiche.

b) Bring to the boil, then stir in the butter (see pantry for amount) until melted. Remove from the heat. IMPORTANT: The chicken is cooked when no longer pink in the middle.

c) Taste and add salt and pepper if needed.


a) Share the garlic rice between your bowls.

b) Top with the butter chicken masala and mustard seed green beans.