How to make Spaghetti with Prawns in Leek and Tarragon Creamy -

Prawns and spaghetti cooked in a flavourful sauce make with leeks, tarragon and cream.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Spaghetti (स्पेघेटी), Prawns (kolambi/jhinga)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Noodles and Pastas

Spaghetti with Prawns in Leek and Tarragon Creamy

Spaghetti with Prawns in Leek and Tarragon Creamy Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Spaghetti with Prawns in Leek and Tarragon Creamy Recipe

  • Spaghetti boiled 1½ cups

  • Prawns (kolambi/jhinga) shelled and deveined 12-15

  • Leeks 2

  • Dried tarragon 1 teaspoon

  • Olive oil 2 tablespoons

  • Garlic minced 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder to taste

  • Lemon rind 1 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh cream 1 cup

  • Parmesan cheese shavings 5-7


Step 1

Roughly chop leeks.

Step 2

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan, add garlic and sauté for a minute.

Step 3

Add chopped leeks and sauté for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Add prawns, salt, pepper powder, lemon rind, lemon juice and fresh cream and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 5

Add spaghetti, tarragon, parmesan shavings reserving some for garnishing and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 6

Serve hot garnished parmesan shavings.

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