by Jackie Ang-Po
800 grams boneless beef sirloin
800 grams Prawns (finger sized)
3 cloves garlic, minced
2 teaspoons smoked paprika
1/2 teaspoon ground turmeric
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1/3 cup red wine vinegar
1/2 cup olive oil
1 medium yellow onion, peeled
1 large green or red bell pepper, cut into 1-inch pieces
12 to 18 cherry tomatoes, rinsed and drained
Special equipment: 4 (12-inch) metal skewers
1. Cut the beef into 1 1/2 to 1 3/4-inch cubes and place into a large mixing bowl. Set aside.
2. Peel and devein the prawns and place in a mixing bowl and set aside.
3. In the bowl of a food processor combine the garlic, paprika, turmeric, cumin, salt, pepper and red wine vinegar. With the processor running drizzle in the olive oil.
4. Divide the marinade in two and pour the marinade over the meat/ prawns and toss to coat. Place in the refrigerator in an airtight container or a sealable plastic bag and allow to marinate for 2 to 4 hours. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat. Thread the meat onto the skewers followed by the remaining ingredients until the skewer is full.. Place on the grill and cook, with lid lowered, 2 to 3 minutes per side, 8 to 12 minutes in all (8 minutes for rare and 12 for medium). Remove from the heat to aluminum foil, wrap and allow to rest for 2 to 3 minutes prior to serving