Feb 11, 2012

Simple & Spicy Fish Fry / Meen Porippu / Poricha Meen / Meen Varuthathu / Meen Porichathu

This is a simple fish fry recipe which we make in our house often..It hardly take any time to cook. So easy by extremely delicious. This taste great with rice and rasam. I made this for lunch today..I also made varutharacha meen kulambu, will post that soon..

I hope you like it and let me know what you think..


Fish – 10 pieces (I used Parai Meen / Malabar Trevally)
Turmeric Powder / Manjal Podi – ½ tsp
Lemon Juice – 2 tblspn
Chilli Powder – 2 tsp or to taste
Salt to taste
Oil- for Shallow frying ( Preferably Coconut Oil)


Take fish pieces in a bowl. Add turmeric powder, lemon juice, salt, chilli powder and mix well.

Let this marinate for 15 mins.

Now heat oil for shallow frying. Once it is hot add the fish pieces and fry for 3 mins on one side and flip over and cook for 2 mins on other side.

Remove to a plate and serve with rice..

Take all your ingrediants
Prepare your fish and take it in a bowl

add turmeric to it

add some lemon juice

and salt..
mix well..

add chilli powder

and mix well

Heat some oil

add the fish pieces and fry

flip over and fry




Sravs said... Best Blogger Tips

Mouthwatering and very tempting fish fry!! Tasty one !!

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StephenC said... Best Blogger Tips

I love reading your blog even though I don't understand what a lot of the ingredients are. Is there a name for the fish here that a naive Westerner like me would understand. Also, did you make a major change and get rid of all the pink? Hurray!!!

Shabitha Karthikeyan said... Best Blogger Tips

The blog looks super cool !! All chocolatey !! Fish fry looks authentic and tempting !!

khushi said... Best Blogger Tips

easy yet tasty fish fry aarthi

Hamaree Rasoi said... Best Blogger Tips

Simply stunning pics of fish fry. Looks amazing.

Hamaree Rasoi

Reshmi Mahesh said... Best Blogger Tips

Spicy and yummy fish fry...

Poonam Borkar said... Best Blogger Tips

super tempting!!
Kande Pohe

Ganga Sreekanth said... Best Blogger Tips

looks wonderful

Emily Lynne {The Best of this Life} said... Best Blogger Tips

I don't use a lot of tumeric in cooking, but I will try with this recipe - this looks mouthwatering!! YUM!

Roshu said... Best Blogger Tips

Mouth wateringhere....lovely presentation n clicks.......yummy

Princy Vinoth said... Best Blogger Tips

this is yummy :)

Fathima said... Best Blogger Tips

Rasam, fish fry, mmm. I will invite myself over ...

Blackswan said... Best Blogger Tips

I like anything fried & this is good!

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Biny Anoop said... Best Blogger Tips

awesome dear...we make it similar

Mélange said... Best Blogger Tips

simple yet superb !

Ramya said... Best Blogger Tips

yummy and tempting fish fry

The Pumpkin Farm said... Best Blogger Tips

simple and really nice

Curry and Comfort said... Best Blogger Tips

I love this preparation of fish!! Simple.. but delicious!! Well done. :)

Sumi said... Best Blogger Tips

Very simple and tasty recipe :)

StephenC said... Best Blogger Tips

What kind of fish is this? For we westerners we need a little help. Still hoping for a little help with this. Answer me here please: http://theobsessivechef.blogspot.com

Vicki Bensinger said... Best Blogger Tips

As always I love all the spices you use. Your fish fry looks yummy!