Crab Masala | How to make Crab Masala

By Sudip Srivastava  |  8th Nov 2015  |  
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About Crab Masala Recipe

Crab Masala is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Crab Masala by Sudip Srivastava has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Crab Masala at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Crab Masala takes few minutes for the preparation and 60 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Crab Masala is a good option for you. The flavour of Crab Masala is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Crab Masala on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Crab Masala recipe on the page below.

Crab Masala

Ingredients to make Crab Masala

  • 8 - crabs
  • 10 - garlic cloves
  • 8 - whole dry red chillies
  • 2 - onion sliced
  • 2 tbsp - oil
  • 1 tbsp - tamarind pulp
  • 1 tsp - garam masala powder
  • 1 tsp - cumin seeds
  • 1/4 tsp - turmeric powder
  • garnish with coriander leaf
  • salt to taste

How to make Crab Masala

  1. Boil crabs and clean them, only the body and claws are used (the crab claws can be lightly cracked and the body cut into half, to facilitate eating).
  2. Grind scraped coconut with garlic, red chillies, cumin seeds and turmeric powder to a fine paste.
  3. Heat oil on medium heat and sauté onion for two minutes. Add ground masala and sauté for a minute. Add tamarind pulp, salt to taste, crabs and one cup of water
  4. Cover and simmer on low heat for fifteen minutes. Add little more water if necessary and cook till done.
  5. Sprinkle with coriander and garam masala powder and serve hot.

Reviews for Crab Masala (3)

Sudip Srivastava3 years ago


Shipra Saxena3 years ago

Wonderful! My mouth is watering :D

Sukhmani Bedi3 years ago

This looks delicious :)