Grilled Prawn Salad

Course : Seafoods
Serves: 6
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5 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme
1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
30 small prawns*
2 cups dry white wine
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
2 ounces sugar
12 cloves garlic
1 head radicchio
1/2 head escarole
1 cup mache leaves**
6 ounces feta cheese -- crumbled
1 tablespoon sherry wine vinegar
1 teaspoon salt -- pepper
16 large nicoise olives

Preparation / Directions:

* Use 30 to 40 small prawns, or 12 to 18 medium ones. Prawns should be peeled and deveined. ** your guess is as good as mine - maybe mint [Editor] Combine 2 tablespoons olive oil, thyme and minced garlic in small bowl. Dip prawns in oil mixture to coat well. Grill over hot coals just until seared. Combine white wine, butter and sugar with garlic cloves in saucepan. Reduce to syrupy consistency. (Garlic will be candied.) Set aside. Combine radicchio, escarole and mache in bowl. Toss greens with garlic-syrup mixture (including candied garlic) and feta cheese. Add sherry vinegar and 3 tablespoons olive oil and season to taste with salt and pepper. Toss again then distribute greens among 6 plates. Arrange prawns and olives over greens.

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