DON Quick Chorizo & Prawn Paella


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  • 150g pouch DON® ‘Just Add’ Sliced Authentic Chorizo
  • 450g family size microwave white rice
  • 1 brown onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 red capsicum, diced
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • ½ can (200g) diced tomatoes
  • ½ cup frozen peas
  • Pinch of saffron threads
  • 12 green prawn cutlets
  • ½ bunch parsley, roughly chopped
  • Vegetable or olive oil to sauté onion
  • Lemon wedges to serve


  1. Microwave rice as per pack instructions.
  2. Heat a small amount of oil in a frying pan over medium heat, and add onion and capsicum and cook until browned. Add chorizo, garlic, paprika and saffron threads and cook for a further minute.
  3. Add the diced tomatoes and stir through, then add the prepared rice and combine.
  4. Add the prawns and cover with the lid. When prawns are cooked through (approx. 5 minutes), stir through the peas and parsley.
  5. Serve with lemon wedges.