Prawn Curry | How to make Prawn Curry

By Priyanka. Mukherjee  |  19th Sep 2016  |  
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About Prawn Curry Recipe

Chingri maach or prawn curry is a Bengali delicacy; succulent prawns in a coconut milk gravy.

Prawn Curry, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Prawn Curry by Priyanka. Mukherjee will definitely help you in its preparation. The Prawn Curry can be prepared within 10 minutes. The time taken for cooking Prawn Curry is 30 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Prawn Curry step by step. The detailed explanation makes Prawn Curry so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Prawn Curry can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Prawn Curry from BetterButter.

Prawn Curry

Ingredients to make Prawn Curry

  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 clove
  • 2 green cardamom
  • 1/2 kg deveined and clean prawn
  • 1 large onion
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • coconut milk powder (1 cup thick milk)
  • salt as per taste
  • sugar to taste

How to make Prawn Curry

  1. Wash and marinate the prawn with salt and turmeric.
  2. Keep aside for 15 minutes.
  3. Lightly fry the prawns in 1 tbsp of oil (mustard).
  4. Remove from heat when the colour changes. In the same oil, add 1 more tbsp if all finished, add bay leaf, cloves and cardamom.
  5. Saute for 2 minutes, add cumin seeds (1/2 tsp).
  6. Cut one large onion and make a paste of the onion and the mustard seeds.
  7. Add to the pan and saute till onion changes colour or oil is leaving the sides.
  8. Make the thick coconut milk and add to the mixture.
  9. Let it simmer for 10-15 minutes.
  10. Add the prawns, simmer the curry and cover.
  11. Serve Prawn Curry with white rice.

Reviews for Prawn Curry (1)

Evelyn Shilpa2 years ago

looks divine!