Sep 12, 2015

South Indian Coconut Prawn Curry Recipe



Prawn is hubby's favorite. Since many of my viewers have told me that i dont have much prawn recipes in my blog. I have started cooking with them and posting here.This is a simple prawn curry. It is a coconut based curry and taste fantastic with rice..

Still i have a prawn 65 recipe waiting for you. I am planning to make some international prawns recipes like garlic prawns and prawn pasta..So stay tuned..


Hope you will give this a try and let me know how it turns out for you..


Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 30 mins
Serves : 5 to 6

Ingredients:

Prawns - 500 grams cleaned
Salt - 1 tsp
Turmeric Powder / Manjal Podi - 1 tsp
Brinjal - 1 large chopped
Tomatoes - 1  large chopped
Tamarind Pulp - 2 to 3 tblspn
Salt to taste

For Roasting & Grinding:
Fresh Coconut - 1 cup grated
Coriander Seeds - 3 tblspn
Dry Red Chillies - 5 to 6
Onion - 1 medium size chopped
Curry leaves a handful
Turmeric Powder / Manjal podi - 1/2 tsp

Oil - 1 tblspn

Method:

Take prawns in a bowl, add little salt and turmeric powder. Mix well and leave to marinate for 10 mins.

Heat 1 tblspn oil in a pan, add in coriander, chillies, curry leaves and onion. Saute till golden. Add in coconut and saute till golden. Now add in turmeric and mix well. Cool this down, take it in a blender and puree till smooth.

Take tomatoes and brinjal in a earthernware pot, Add in water and salt. Bring it to a boil and cook till veggies are half cooked.

Now add in coconut masala, tamarind and mix well. Cook for 5 to 8 mins.

Now add in prawns and simmer for 5 to 8 mins.


Now the curry is done.

Pictorial:
Take cleaned prawns in a bowl


add in salt


little turmeric


mix well and set aside


Take your ingredients for roasting and grinding


in a pan, add curry leaves, coriander, chillies and onions


add a tblspn of oil


fry for few mins till golden


add in coconut


mix well


fry till it gets little darker


add in turmeric


mix well..cool it down


take it in a blender


puree till smooth
chop some brinjal and tomatoes..you can use drumstick too


add it to a earthernware pot


cover with water


season with little salt


bring it to a boil and cook till veggies are half cooked


add in coconut masala


mix well


add in tamarind juice


salt


mix well


cook till veggies are done


add in prawns


simmer for few mins


keep simmering


now the curry is done
prawns are cooked


serve



3 comments:

  1. I am going to cook this curry

    ReplyDelete
  2. It was an awesome curry ...#simple procedure#great taste#loved it.

    ReplyDelete

You are really kind hearted, who came to leave comments for me. Each of your comments are really valuable for me. This keeps me cooking a lot..Thank you so much..

Please think twice before leaving Harsh & Rude comments. It hurts me a lot. All those comments will be deleted.

Thanks for understanding..

LinkWithin

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...