2012/09/05

FISH BIRIYANI





INGREDIENTS:

Fish(boneless) - 1 kg
Rice - 1 cup
Coriander leaves,Curry leaves,Biriyani leaves,Mint leaves
Salt to taste
Onion - 1 big sliced
Tomato - 2 big sliced
Fish masala - 2 tspsCinnamon - 3
Cloves - 1 
Green chillies - 4 split

To marinate Fish : 

Chilli powder - 1 1/2 tsp
Turmeric powder - 1 tsp 
Lemon - 1 
Fish masala - 2 tsps
Salt

To Grind : 

Fennel seeds - 1 tsp
Coriander seeds - 1 tsp
Jeera - 1 tsp
Elachi - 2 
Ginger - a small piece
Garlic cloves - 7-8
Cinnamon sticks -1 
Cloves - 2





METHOD OF PREPARATION : 

1) Marinate fish with little of chilli powder , coriander powder , salt,turmeric powder and fish masala for 30 minutes. Then , shallow fry them till done . Don't roast it fully fried.
2) Heat oil or ghee in kadai . Once hot add whole spices, biriyani leaves for 2 minutes , followed by sliced onion and saute till half brown .
3) Then add tomato , coriander leaves,pudina and split chillies . Saute it till tender . 
4) Add half fried fish , add chilli powder ,grinded masala , salt and cook till fish is well mixed with the masala (5-10) minutes . 
5) Meanwhile, cook rice and 1 1/2 cups of water in the rice cook.Wait till the rice is half cooked with some left over water.
6) Then , add the fish cooked with the masalas to it and don't mix it up,as fish may be broken.Cook till done . Remove from the cooking pan from the cooker and then mix it up slowly . Squeeze lemon juice over it.

Serve hot with Onion Raitha and Pudina Chutney .

Linking it up with Sea food Feast event and Linking it up with Party Snacks Food by Snehidhi.


19 comments :

runnergirlinthekitchen.blogspot.com said...

With fennel, cinnamon and fish the house must be filled with the Biryani aroma!! Looks very tempting!

சிநேகிதி said...

ஷாமா அப்படியே சாப்பிடனும் போல இருக்கும்.. இதுக்குனே உங்கள் வீட்டுக்கு நீங்க ஊருக்கு போறதுக்குள்ள வரேன்...

Reshmi Mahesh said...

Flavorful tempting biryani..

tamilsasikitchen said...

I like fish most....Temting to your preperation....

Priya R said...

Lovely recipe Shama, i love the marinate and the grinding part. I am sure it tastes great, will try your version sometime.

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DivyaGCP said...

Delicious and flavorful biryani..

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Divya Pramil said...

Yummy Oh my I can't resist that yummy click :) Can I have a plateful??

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Suja Manoj said...

Sure must have tasted delicious,tempting fish biryani.

srikars kitchen said...

looks delicious..

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Swathi Iyer said...

Fish biriyani looks delicious.

Amina Khaleel said...

wonderful recipe... delicious and flavourful biryani..

Akila said...

I love this but some how never did at home.. Urs making me to try soon.. Bookmarked dear..

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Ez Cookbook said...

delicious and inviting biriyani

Jay said...

wow...looks sooo tempting & very very yummm
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Chitra said...

with spices it would have tasted yumm..

Priya said...

Wish to have this wonderful looking briyani rite now,beautifully done.

Jillu said...

Biryani is alltime favorite....

Usha said...

I love biryani.. i make it with chicken, goat, shrimp, egg & kheema but never tried fish biryani. Thanks for sharing the recipe & participating in seafood feast.