Fish Pulusu | How to make Fish Pulusu

By Reena Andavarapu  |  16th Aug 2016  |  
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About Fish Pulusu Recipe

This fish pulusu is one of my mom's speciality receipe for which everyone in our family and friends appreciate her alot. It's a delight of every andhrite. More specifically a receipe from Andhra pradesh. Rice and cheppalu pulusu is a perfect combo.

Fish Pulusu is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by Reena Andavarapu teaches how to make Fish Pulusu step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Fish Pulusu in your kitchen at home. This recipe can be served to 4 people. You can find this dish at most restaurants and you can also prepare Fish Pulusu at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Fish Pulusu takes 10 minutes for the preparation and 10 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Fish Pulusu is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Fish Pulusu is a good option for you. The flavour of Fish Pulusu is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Fish Pulusu and impress your family and friends.

Fish Pulusu

Ingredients to make Fish Pulusu

  • Fish - 1/2 kg
  • For the masala:
  • onions - 2 medium size
  • Red chillies - 10
  • cumin Seeds - 1 tsp
  • tamarind pulp - around 1 lemon size ball of tamarind
  • onion - 1
  • mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • curry leaves a few
  • coriander for garnish
  • salt as per taste
  • turmeric - 1/2 tsp

How to make Fish Pulusu

  1. Grind the masalas given above Tamarind to a smooth paste with some water. Keep aside.
  2. Take a kadhai and add 2 to 3 tbsps of oil.
  3. Add mustard seeds and as they splutter add one onion, sliced.
  4. Add the curry leaves and stir fry for a while.
  5. Add the fish followed by some turmeric.
  6. Toss everything then cover with a lid and let it cook on a medium high flame.
  7. After a few minutes, open the lid and add the ground masala paste followed by the tamarind juice.
  8. Add salt, half of the coriander, carefully mix and cover with the lid. Let it come to a boil on a medium heat, twice.
  9. Check if the fish is cooked or simmer for a minute or two. Serve hot with steamed rice.

Reviews for Fish Pulusu (1)

Shiva Pande2 years ago

Looks so tasty! yumm