Masala Prawns | How to make Masala Prawns

By Remy Haque  |  26th Feb 2016  |  
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About Masala Prawns Recipe

Prawns in onion gravy with lots of green peas

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Masala Prawns

Ingredients to make Masala Prawns

  • Medium size Prawns 25-30 nos
  • onion 1 large
  • peas 2 cups
  • Whole cumin seeds 1 tsp
  • coriander powder 1 tbsp
  • bay leaf 1 No
  • cumin powder 1 tbsp
  • turmeric 1 tsp
  • Whole green chillies 4-5No
  • Red chili powder 1/2tsp
  • Vegetable oil 2 tbsp
  • lemon juice 1tbsp
  • sugar 1 tsp
  • cilantro
  • salt

How to make Masala Prawns

  1. Clean and deveined the prawns. Boil peas for 5 mins.
  2. Mix with 1 tsp of turmeric, red chilli powder and salt to taste.
  3. Fry in 1bsp of oil until tails are deep pink in color. Remove the prawns and set aside
  4. Add the remaining oil and add whole cumin seeds and bay leaf
  5. Chop onions finely and cook over medium flame with salt and sugar
  6. Add the remaining spices when onions are golden brown
  7. Add 2 tbsp of water to avoid the burning of spice mixture
  8. When oil separates from the spice mixture add 1 cup of water and peas
  9. Add cooked prawns and let it simmer for 2-3mins
  10. Garnish with cilantro and lemon juice and serve hot with steamed rice

My Tip:

Prawns are very delicate. cook until their tails turn deep pink in color

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