Fish -- 500 g
Chilli powder - 2 tap
Red Chillies - 4
Green chillies - 4
Bay leaf - 1
Turmeric powder - 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Coriander powder - 1 tsp
Sesame seeds - 1 tsp
Curry leaves
Coriander leaves
Onion - 2 big

For Masala :

Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
Ginger - a small piece
Garlic cloves -4
Onion seeds (kalonji) - 1 tsp


1) Marinate fish with limejuice, turmeric powder and salt for 30 minutes.

2) Heat a tbsp of oil in a pan and shallow fry the fishes till half brown and keep aside .

3) Heat a tsp of oil, add mustard seeds, sesame seeds , red chillies and bay leaf .

4) When it splutters , add onion and saute till tender .

5) Add the grinded paste,all the powders and salt .Add a cup of water .

6) When it starts boiling , add fish to it and simmer to slow flame . Cook till the oil separates out . Finally , add split green chillies and corinader leaves .

Serve hot with rice .
This is yet another bengali fish recipe . Tried this from here .


Nandinis food said...

Very lovely fish curry! Drooling here:)

Sarah Naveen said...

I love this fish curry..looks so yummy!!

Neetz said...

i m not too found of bengali fish curries..but urs really looks tempting :)

Subhie Arun said...

i lov fish..havent try bengali fish curry before....this look truly delicious...thx 4 sharing!

shahana said...

Was looking for agud bangali fish curry.I loved it!'

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Soma Pradhan said...

They look lovely

PranisKitchen said...

looks delicious..

SathyaSridhar said...

fish curry looks yumyy yummyyy !!! Shama,,, seems very easy n quick fish curry,,nice presentation dear,,,thanks for sharing,,take care n keep on smiling.

Kalai said...

Looks like very simple & quick. Nice recipe!

sharada said...

Thanks for visiting my blog...now ur daughter loves eggs and i loveeeeeee fish...so got to try this fish dish..looks delish

Priya Suresh said...

Bengali fish curry sounds truly delicious..

Hayley said...

Nice fish curry !!

Sushma Mallya said...

Nice & delicious..

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lovely fish curry!!

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Gita Jaishankar said...

Tasty and interesting fish curry Shama...looks yum :)

Chitra said...

Nice curry !!

Saritha said...

I remember eating bengali fish curry in my mom's friend's house,the taste is very different from south indian fish curry but very tasty.

Your curry looks excellent :)

Pravs said...

Curry looks tempting..which fish will be best for this curry ?

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Vikis Kitchen said...

Superb recipe dear. Fish curry makes me drool.

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