Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Grilled Spicy Calamari with Mango Sauce


Grilled calamari :
8 pieces fresh calamari
Juice of one lemon
1/4 cup olive oil
1/4 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoons pepper
1/4 teaspoons chili plakes

Mango Sauce :
1/2 cup cubed mango
1 whole mango
1 1/2 inch knob fresh ginger
1 tablespoons dark soy sauce
1 tablespoons cornstarch
1 tablespoons bourbon
1/4 cup water
zest and juice of half lime


Clean calamari and remove the tentacles. Make slits in each calamari.

Mix olive oil, lemon juice, chilli flakes, salt and pepper in a non reactive bowl. Marinated calamari for about 10 minutes only.

Preheat grill or barbecue. Grill calamary, 3 minutes per side.

Meanwhile, scoop the roasted mango out of the skin. Place in a saucepan with the cubed mango, cornstarch, ginger, bourbon and soy sauce. Heat, stirring occasionally until a thick sauce forms.

Serve the calamari with mango sauce


julia said...

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Sophie said...

These look and sound so delicious. So far, I've only had fried calamari, but I'd really love to try them like this :).

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