Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Nadan meen curry (Kerala fish curry in coconut milk)


Fish - 1/2 Kg
Shallots 5
Green Chillies 4,splitted lengthwise
Chilly Powder 2 tsp
Turmeric  powder 1/2 tsp
Ginger 1 small piece(crushed)
Tomato 1 small
Coconut milk.  - made from 1/4 medium coconut
Kudam puli(Kokum) - 2 pieces
Curry leaves 1 spring

Fry thinly sliced shallots till golden brown in a manchatty (earthern pots).
Add green chillies, ginger, curry leaves and saute.
After 3 mins, add sliced tomato and saute well until smashed well
Now add the powders, and saute till raw smell goes (important!).
Now add coconut milk, salt and kokum.
When boils add fish, simmer the flame and cook for about 20-25 mins/till the fish gets cooked.


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  2. nice fish curry out there.. i love the coconut gravy..

  3. LR fish curry looks so tempting! Wish I could have this for dinner!

  4. Very Nice LR. I am following you but somehow, I dont see you in my updates. I wonder why.

  5. How can that be.. ? Let me do a research...hmmm....

  6. yeah..even now i cant find you :(

  7. Kerala Fish Curry is new to me.I am Basically from Hyderabad But I love dishes made with coconut oil and making it in a Fresh fish will surely enhance the taste. thanks for the recipe. Check our restaurants Andhra Style Foods


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