King Fish - 500g
Tamarind-lemon size
Coriander power-1 tsp
Fish Masala-3 tsps
Turmeric powder-1/2 tsp
Red Chilli Powder - 2 tsp
Pepper powder - 1 tsp
Jeera powder -- 1 tsp
Salt to taste


Mustard seeds-1/2 tsp
Methi Seeds-1/2 tsp
Curry leaves
Onion - 1/2 cup
Tomato - 1 small


Pearl Onions - - 5 nos
Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp
Pepper - 1/2 tsp
Coconut - 5 pieces
Tomato - 1 small
Red Chillies - 12 nos


1) Marinate the fish with turmeric powder , coriander power ,juice of one tomato and salt .
2) After an hour,heat oil in a kadai . Add mustard seeds , methi seeds and curry leaves.
3) When it splutters , add the grinded masala , all the powders and salt.
4) Then add thick tamarind extract to it .
5) When it starts boiling , add fish and stir slowly . Cover with a lid . Leave in slow flame until fish is cooked properly and oil separates.

Serve hot with Rice .

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Nandini said...

Wow! I love any type of fish curry! DELICIOUS!! Love the presentation hehehe......

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

lovely presentation & delicious fish curry!!

Umm Mymoonah said...

Delicious fish curry, very cute presentation.

Umm Mymoonah said...

Delicious fish curry, very cute presentation.

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

Fish curry luks very delicious...Lovely presentation.

Malar Gandhi said...

Superb fish curry, love it.

Viki's Kitchen said...

Wow .. that fish curry makes me drool. Lovely picture and nice one Shama.

AvanthiRao said...

hmm interesting :)

Priya said...

Droolworthy fish curry, makes me hungry..


Tastes so yummy...Sure try to prepare this dish next time...Thanks...

Sarah Naveen said...

Sounds wonderful..looks so yummy!! cute presentation..

Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

Wonderful Fish Curry..Love the kutty fishes out there !!

Mythreyi Dilip said...

Fish curry looks hot and spicy, will surely try this dear:)

RV said...

I am drooling at the pic. Looks very very delicious.

Valarmathi said...

Love fish curry, looks tempting.

n33ma said...

Looks very good.Nice and easy recipe.

Sushma Mallya said...

Very nice recipe,love king fish and i usually fry them...using that in gravy is also a very nice option

Vani said...

That dish is so cute!! Hope you're doing well, S!