Prawn Thokku | How to make Prawn Thokku

By Jaya Rajesh  |  7th Jun 2017  |  
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About Prawn Thokku Recipe

Prawn Thokku is a spicy prawn gravy with lip smacking flavours.

Prawn Thokku, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Prawn Thokku is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by Jaya Rajesh. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Prawn Thokku is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Prawn Thokku recipe by Jaya Rajesh. Prawn Thokku can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Prawn Thokku just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Prawn Thokku can serve 5 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Prawn Thokku.

Prawn Thokku

Ingredients to make Prawn Thokku

  • 1 kg small variety prawns
  • 2 medium onions finely chopped
  • 2 medium tomatoes finely chopped
  • 20 cloves of garlic
  • 1/4tsp turmeric powder
  • 1.5 tsp chilli powder
  • 1.5 tsp coriander powder
  • 3 tsp fennel powder
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 3 tbsp oil
  • salt to taste

How to make Prawn Thokku

  1. Heat oil in a deep skillet and fry onion till light brown.
  2. Next, add crushed garlic and saute till the raw smell goes off.
  3. Now add in tomatoes and saute again.
  4. Once the mixture leaves oil adds all the spice powders and saute again for 1 min.
  5. Add 1/4 cup water and prawns and simmer cook till the prawns are done and then add fennel powder towards the end.
  6. Serve hot with steam rice or rice roti.

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