Wednesday, 16 April 2008

Era thokku - Prawn masala

Ingredients
1.Prawns - 1/2kg
2.Onions - 2
3.Tomatoes - 3 (ripe and large)
4.Ginger garlic paste - 1 1/4tsp
5.Turmeric powder - 1/2tsp
6.Chilly + coriander powder - 2 1/2tsp
7. Green Chilly - 2
8.Fennel - 1tsp
9.Oil - 3 tbsp
10. Salt
11.Coriander leaves for garnishing

Method
1. In a pan add oil and when it is warm add fennel seeds and curry leaves, add finely chopped onions, slit green chillies and fry till they are lightly brown in color, add chopped tomatoes, stir till the tomatoes are cooked.
2.Add ginger garlic paste, stir for a minute add the powders and fry for another minute till the oil separates out.
3.Add the prawns, mix well and close it and let it cook. Do not add water. When the prawns are cooked, to reduce the water content in the masala increase the heat and stir till the masala is absorbed by the prawns and thickens to required consistency, right enough to serve for chapatti or pulav. Garnish with coriander leaves.

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