Chachraa | How to make Chachraa

By swapna ghosh  |  4th Aug 2016  |  
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About Chachraa Recipe

A very delicious Bengali dish with fish head.

Chachraa is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Chachraa by swapna ghosh 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 5 people. You can find Chachraa at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Chachraa takes 10 minutes for the preparation and 30 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Chachraa is a good option for you. The flavour of Chachraa is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Chachraa on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Chachraa recipe on the page below.


Ingredients to make Chachraa

  • Fish head - 1 fried and cut in half
  • pumpkin - 250 gm
  • radish - 1 medium with the leaves
  • Brinjal - 200 gm
  • Pui Sai (Malabar spinach/Ceylon spinach) - 250 gm
  • Parwal - 2 medium size
  • potato - 2 medium size
  • French bean - 100 gm
  • bottle gourd (Lauki) - 200 gm
  • salt
  • Green chilli - 2
  • Dry Red chilli - 2
  • turmeric powder - 1 tsp
  • Red chilli powder - 2 tsp
  • onion - 1 medium
  • oil
  • Paanchforan - 1 tsp

How to make Chachraa

  1. Fry the fish head and break into rough medium pieces.
  2. In a different pan add oil and heat. Now add the paanch foran and dry red chilli.
  3. Now add chopped onion. Now add the chopped vegetables as per order - Radish, Potato, parwal, beans. Add salt and turmeric and mix. Cover the pan for 3 to 4 minutes.
  4. Now add rest of the vegetables and the fried fish head and mix. Cover again till the vegetables get cooked.
  5. Now open the cover and stir properly. Now add the green chilli and oil from top and mix well.
  6. Remove from flame and have it with rice or roti.

My Tip:

You can add other vegetables like cabbage etc.

Reviews for Chachraa (1)

Aasha sharma2 years ago

Wow! would love to try this one

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