Saturday, June 23, 2012

Fish Gravy / Meen Kuzhambu


Ingredients:


Fish - 3 to 4 round pieces
Small onion - 1 cup
Tomato - 2
Ginger-Garlic paste - 1tbsp
Coconut - 1/2 cup(grated) 
Tamarind juice/extract -1/2 cup
Small onion - 5 or 6(chopped)
Tomato - 1/2 (chopped)
Fenugreek seeds - 1/2 tbsp
Jeera - 1/2 tbsp 
Chilli powder - 2 tbsp 
Coriander powder - 2 tbsp  
Turmeric powder  - 1/2 tbsp
Salt - as required
Curry Leaves - few
Oil - 2 tbsp

Method:
Wash and Clean the fish pieces. Mix it with turmeric powder,salt and marinate for 30 mins.


                                                   
Grind the grated coconut into a smooth paste and keep aside.

Grind the onion and tomato into a smooth paste & keep aside.

Heat Oil in a pan,add jeera and fenugreek seeds and fry for few mins.

  
                                     
Add ginger-garlic paste,fry it until the raw smell goes off.

Add chopped onion and tomato & fry it for few mins and add curry leaves and stir it.


                                   
After that, add onion-tomato paste & stir it for 2 mins.

Add chilli powder,coriander powder,turmeric powder & 1/2 tbsp salt and bring to boil for 5 -7 mins.
                                         
At low flame, add coconut ground paste and cook it for 2 mins. Add tamarind juice/extract & cook it for 3mins.

                                         








Finally add the marinate fish and close with lid & cook it only for 3mins.Then turn off the stove.

Garnish with coriander leaves.

Now the south indian fish gravy/ meen kuzhambu is ready to serve.

20 comments:

  1. vaasanai apadiye thookudhu pa :) Nice.happy to follow u.

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  2. Yummy curry..love to eat with plain rice and fried appalams.

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  3. Hi Rekha,

    Fish gravy Looks delicious!!!

    Perfect match to hot rice :)

    Keep on Rekha...

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  4. cute bowl with yummy curry..

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  5. Nice fish curry. Would be lovely with a bowl of hot rice

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  6. fish curry looks wonderful and delicious

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  7. looks lovely and delicious...mouthwatering!

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  8. Very delicious fish curry and nice bowl too.

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  9. delicious fish curry dear !!!loved it !!!!!

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  10. just like mom's! delish curry..

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  11. Feel like having it right now with boiled rice :-) Yummy :-)

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  12. Slurrp,mouthwatring here...thxs for ur lovely comment...Happy to follow u!!

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  13. hy rekha,
    you have a lovely space here..
    happy following you..:)
    fish curry sounds scrumptiously tasty
    do stop by mine sometime
    Tasty Appetite

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