Fish Curry | How to make Fish Curry

By Reena Andavarapu  |  30th Aug 2016  |  
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About Fish Curry Recipe

Once again, a traditional recipe from my mom's bag of treasures.

The delicious and mouthwatering Fish Curry is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Fish Curry is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Fish Curry. Reena Andavarapu shared Fish Curry recipe which can serve 4 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Fish Curry. Try this delicious Fish Curry recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Reena Andavarapu of Fish Curry by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Fish Curry can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Fish Curry with other users

Fish Curry

Ingredients to make Fish Curry

  • King fish - 4 medium sized
  • onions - 5 medium sized
  • ginger-Garlic Paste - 1 tsp
  • tomato- 1 large sized
  • tamarind juice - 4 tsp
  • oil as required
  • curry leaves- few
  • mustard seeds- 1/2 tsp
  • Freshly ground whole spices - 2 tsp
  • red chilli powder - 2 tsp
  • turmeric powder- 1 tsp
  • salt to taste

How to make Fish Curry

  1. Wash and cut the fish into equal sized pieces. Add some turmeric and mix it well. Shallow fry and remove it. Keep aside.
  2. Now add the oil used for shallow frying and some more if required to a kadai and heat it.
  3. Add in mustard seeds, when it splutters, add the finely chopped onions and curry leaves. Stir fry this for a minute.
  4. Now at the dry masalas along with some salt. Stir fry and leave it for a while.
  5. Now add the chopped tomatoes and let it cook for a while.
  6. Next pour in 4 to 5 cups of water, let it boil and cook till the onions are soft and tender. Cove this with a lid for a while.
  7. Adjust the salt as per taste and add more water if required.
  8. Next, add 2 to 3 spoons of tamarind juice. Now add the fried fishes and let it simmer for a while.
  9. Turn off the stove and sprinkle the coriander leaves on top.
  10. Serve it with hot steamed rice.

My Tip:

Fish is shallow fried, so be gentle while simmering. Don't keep stirring with a spoon after adding the fish.

Reviews for Fish Curry (2)

lipika shah2 years ago

Came out really well!

Shalini Dubey3 years ago

Nice one, what is hindi name for king fish?