Papda macher jhol | How to make Papda macher jhol

By Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee  |  2nd Feb 2017  |  
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About Papda macher jhol Recipe

A simple yet delicious bengali fish curry made with a river water fish called "papda"

Papda macher jhol is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Papda macher jhol in your kitchen. This recipe requires 15 minutes for preparation and 20 minutes to cook. The Papda macher jhol by Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Papda macher jhol at home without any difficulty. Papda macher jhol is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Papda macher jhol would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Papda macher jhol this weekend. Share your Papda macher jhol cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee for inputs. In case you have any queries for Papda macher jhol you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee. You can also rate the Papda macher jhol and give feedback.

Papda macher jhol

Ingredients to make Papda macher jhol

  • Papda fishes- 6
  • turmeric powder - 1.5 tsp
  • jeera powder- 1 tsp
  • red chilly powder - 1 tsp
  • tomato (chopped) - 1
  • Kalaunji (onion seeds) - 1 tsp
  • Slitted green chillies - 3
  • salt
  • mustard oil
  • coriander leaves

How to make Papda macher jhol

  1. Marinate the fishes with salt and 1/2 tsp of the Turmeric powder.
  2. Shallow fry the marinated fishes in little mustard oil. Keep aside.
  3. Now in the same oil, add some more and heat it. Add the kalaunji seeds.
  4. Once they start sizzling, add the green chillies followed by the chopped tomatoes.
  5. Now add the powdered masalas, salt and cook with a lid on till the masala is cooked.
  6. Add water and bring upto boil.
  7. Add the fried fishes, coriander leaves and cook for few minutes more.
  8. Serve

Reviews for Papda macher jhol (1)

Preeti Gurung2 years ago

Lovely macher jhol!
Sreemoyee Bhattacharjee
a year ago
Thank you..

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