Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk | How to make Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk

By Menaga Sathia  |  17th May 2016  |  
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Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milkby Menaga Sathia
  • Prep Time

    10

    mins
  • Cook Time

    20

    mins
  • Serves

    4

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About Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk Recipe

Sardine curry with coconut milk is so delicious and goes well with Rice, Idli & Dosa.

Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk

Ingredients to make Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk

  • Sardine - 15
  • shallots - 10 (Finely Chopped)
  • tomato - 1 large (Finely chopped)
  • garlic cloves - 5 (finely chopped)
  • ginger - 1 tsp (Finely chopped)
  • curry leaves - 1 sprig
  • Thick coconut milk - 1/4 cup
  • red chilli powder - 1 tbsp
  • coriander Powder - 2 tsp
  • turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
  • salt - to taste
  • Thick tamarind pulp - 2 tbsp
  • Raw mango pieces - 6 (sliced lengthwise)
  • Coocnut oil - 1 tsp
  • For Seasoning:
  • coconut oil - 1 tbsp
  • mustard seeds - 1/2 tsp
  • methi seeds - 1/4 tsp
  • jeera - 1/4 tsp
  • curry leaves - 1 sprig

How to make Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk

  1. Clean and wash the sardine. Heat oil in a pan, add the seasoning ingredients given under "For Seasoning".Add the chopped ginger and garlic. Sauté it for 3 minutes.
  2. Then add the chopped shallots, sauté it well until it turns translucent. Now add the chopped tomato. When tomato becomes mushy, add the turmeric powder, red chilli powder and coriander powder, sauté for 2 minutes.
  3. Then add the 2 cups water, tamarind pulp and salt. Bring it to a boil. Once the raw smell goes away add the fish and mango pieces. Cook well until the fish and mangoes are cooked well.
  4. Finally add the thick coconut milk and curry leaves, boil for 2-3 minutes. Switch off the flame. Drizzle with 1 tsp coconut oil and cover with the lid for 15 minutes.
  5. Serve hot with Rice/Idli/Dosa.

Reviews for Kerala Style Mathi Curry with Coconut Milk (1)

Hemakshi Makhija2 years ago

That sardine looks so delicious in the gravy! my mouth is watering :D
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