It is essential to use freshly squeezed citrus when making ceviche. Your ceviche will have a brighter and more pronounced flavour
|Prep time||20 minutes|
|Cook time||5 minutes|
|Given the cook-at-home nature of Spinneys and natural variations in ingredients, nutritional information is approximated. See details|
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Finely slice the fennel and place in a bowl of iced water. Set aside until crisp. Finely slice the red chilli. Finely dice the cucumber.
Slice the scallops in half horizontally and refrigerate.
Juice the lime. Combine the chilli, 120ml of lime juice, salt, sugar and stir until the sugar dissolves.
Heat a large pot of oil to 180°C and deep fry the prawn chips (or wonton wrappers) until crisp. Drain on paper towels.
Add the scallops to the lime juice mixture and toss to combine.
Immediately spoon the scallop mixture into scallop shells and prawn chips.
Serve immediately with the diced cucumber, fennel and fennel fronds.