Pomfret Fish Curry
In this recipe, we have covered both fry and curry together to give it aunique and very nostalgic taste. This Pomfret fish curry goes well with hotplane rice.
Dry Red Chilli
Ginger Garlic Paste
Kashmiri Red Chilli Powder
Add ½ tsp turmeric, ½ tsp salt (to the taste) on cleanly washed POMFRET FISH.
Mix it well.
Set aside for 15 minutesto marinate.
Dry roast mustard seeds, cumin seeds & dry red chilli on low flame for 2 mins.
Transfer the roasted spices into mixer grinder and grind for few seconds.
Add 2 chopped medium sizeonion as well into grinder and grind well to make a smooth paste
Transfer onion & spice paste in a bowl.
Grind one large tomato to make a smooth paste or use tomatopuree.
Heat 3 tablespoons cooking oil into a pan/kadhai.
Add marinated POMFRET fish and fry lightly on both sides (fry 2mins on eachside).
Remove the fried fish & transfer to some clean bowl/plate.
Add the ginger-garlic paste into the same oil used for frying fish.
Fry the ginger-garlic paste well till the raw smell goes off.
Add onion paste & fry for 2-3 mins on medium flame.
Add tomato paste/puree, Kashmiri red chilli powder, turmeric, salt into thepan.
Mix the spice well into the pan & continue to fry it for 12-15 mins onlow flame
You can also fry it till oils get separated as an indicator for cooking time.
Add 200ml water or as thick/watery gravy you want.
Heat it on medium/low flame till the POMFRET FISH CURRY comes to boil.
Add earlier fried POMFRET FISH into the curry in pan/kadhai.
Add tamarind pulp & coconut paste.
Cover the pan & cook for 10-12 mins on low flame.
Mix the ingredients in the pan gently with a spoon or by shaking thePan/Kadahi to avoid breaking of POMFRET fish.
Add slit green chilli & chopped coriander.
Our POMFRET FISH CURRY is ready to be served.
Serve with steam rice or as you like.
This recipe tastes delicious with hot rice. Much better than bread. You can also use the fried pomfret fish as your go-to meal.
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