Snow peas, prawn and avocado salad

I made this salad after I saw some of my friends eating an avocado with balsamic vinegar, when I ask them why they did that, they said it has a better taste.  In my hometown we know avocado as a fruit, but here I use them as vegetables/salad.

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Snow peas, prawn and avocado salad




350g                     cooked medium king prawn

150g                      sugar snap peas, trimmed

3 small (600 gr)     avocados sliced thickly

2 cups (100 gr)      snow pea sprouts


Chives vinaigrette:

¼ cup (60 ml)       white wine vinegar

¼ cup (60 ml)       olive oil

¼ cup                    finely chopped fresh chive



  1. Combine ingredients for vinaigrette in a small bowl.
  2. Shell and divide prawns, leaving tail attached.
  3. Boil, steam or microwave peas until just tender, rinse under cold running water. Drain.
  4. Place peas in a long bowl with prawn, avocado, snow pea sprouts, and vinaigrette; toss gently to combine.


Serves 4 – 5


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