Prawn & pineapple skewers on the beach

Spending all day on the beach can leave me feeling quite peckish, so I made these for a lunch treat to have at my beach basket. Besides prawn, I've added pineapple, which contains anti-inflammatory bromelain and vit C, and some of my favourite fresh herb coriander (potassium, iron, calcium, magnesium). I normally eat a mainly plant-based diet, but decided to try some seafood whilst here at the sea. Always be mindful when eating seafood to buy sustainably sourced and avoid farmed.



  • Prawns
  • Red pepper
  • Yellow pepper
  • Pineapple
  • Lime
  • Fresh coriander
  • Olive oil
  • Garlic


  • Grill the prawns, peppers and pineapple and place on skewers. Season lightly.
  • Mix some freshly chopped coriander and lightly cooked chopped garlic in some olive oil as the dressing. 
  • Sprinkle coriander on top to garnish and squeeze some lime.


Coriander pesto recipe

This pesto is packed with coriander which is full of antioxidants that help prevent ageing, it has also been shown to lower the levels of the bad cholesterol (LDL) and raise the good one (HDL) from the various acids it contains.

Coriander Pesto 

  • 2 large handfuls of chopped coriander
  • 1 handful of hard cheese ( i used goats)
  • sprinkle of sunflower seeds
  • 1 garlic clove
  • pinch of salt
  • some olive oil (hemp oil also if you have it)
  • Whizz together