Recipes & Restaurant Reviews — curry RSS

Okra Coconut Curry

Serves: 4Ingredients4 cups fresh okra (small), ends cut off and sliced horizontally into 2 pieces1 cup red onions, minced3 tablespoons oil1 teaspoon cumin seeds1 tablespoon greek yogurt1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste1/2 cup coconut milk1 teaspoon turmeric powder1/2 teaspoon cayenne powder1 teaspoon mango powder1 tablespoon tamarind paste OR if using concentrate, then 2 drops concentrateSalt to tasteInstructionsHeat a 3 qt saute pan over medium heat. Add oil and when the oil is hot, add cumin seeds and onions, cook for almost 7-8 minutes.Add the rest of the ingredients and cook covered for 15 minutes, stirring every couple of minutes.Garnish with chopped cilantro and serve with rice/ bread.

Continue reading

Crab Masala Curry

Serves: 3-4IngredientsMarinade:1 Dungeness crab, cleaned1/2 teaspoon cayenne powder1/2 turmeric powder1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste1/2 teaspoon salt4 kokum pieces, soaked in 1 cup warm water for 30 minutes1/2 cup red onion, finely chopped1 teaspoon Malvani masala OR garam masala4 tablespoons oil1 teaspoon turmeric powder7-8 curry leaves2 tablespoons shredded coconut1 teaspoon white poppy seeds1 tablespoon paprika powder1 teaspoon salt1/2 cup chopped cilantroInstructionsHeat oil in a 5 qt saute pan, over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add onions and curry leaves, and saute for 10 minutes, stirring every minute.Meanwhile, marinate crab pieces in the marinade listed above.Add poppy seeds, shredded coconut, paprika, garam masala, turmeric and half of the kokum water, and mix. Cook for about 5 minutes.Using remaining kokum water,...

Continue reading

Goan Shrimp curry

I made a lot of things last night, but I am sharing 2 good recipes with you guys, I hope you like it. The process is a bit detailed, but if you don't want to extract your own coconut milk, then you can buy LIGHT COCONUT MILK but the results are not the same.Ingredients1 lb 16-20 count raw, shelled, deveined shrimp rinsed and marinated in 1 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder (for 30 minutes)1 cup red onion, finely chopped2 tablespoons oil1 tablespoon tamarind paste, if you have concentrate then 1 teaspoon is enoughSalt to taste1/4 cup chopped cilantroBlend:2 cups fresh grated coconut1 jalapeno1 teaspoon turmeric powder1 tablespoon paprika powder1 tablespoon coriander powder3 cups hot waterInstructionsIn a 3 qt...

Continue reading

Bengal Fish Curry

Ingredients1 lb Salmon fillet, boneless, skinless cut in 1 inch cubes2 tablespoons mustard oil (Indian store has it)1 jalapeno, finely chopped1 tablespoon onion seeds (kalonji - again, Indian store has it)1 teaspoon turmeric powder1/2 teaspoon cayenne powder1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste2 Roma tomatoes, finely chopped1 teaspoon saltInstructionsIn a 3 qt saute pan over medium heat, heat mustard oil. Mustard oil has a strong flavor, especially when heated, just a caution.Add onion seeds and saute for a minute.In a mixing bowl, make a paste of turmeric, cayenne, ginger garlic paste with 1/4 cup water. Add this to the oil along with jalapenos.Cook covered for 5-6 minutes, stir once.Add tomatoes and cook covered for 7-8 minutes, stirring every other minute. Make sure...

Continue reading

Chicken in Pomegranate sauce

IngredientsMarinade:4 chicken thighs, boneless and skinless, cut in kebab size pieces1/2 cup whole milk plain yogurt, beaten1/2 teaspoon saffron strands, crushed1 teaspoon garam masala powder1 teaspoon paprika powder IF YOU LIKE IT VERY HOT, THEN ADD 1/2 tsp cayenne powder1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste1 teaspoon salt1.5 cups tomato puree1/4 cup cashew nuts1/4 cup almonds1 jalapeno, finely chopped1 star anise2 bay leaves3-4 cloves3 green cardamoms, crushed partially1 tablespoon cumin seeds1 tablespoon coriander powder1/2 cup pomegranate juice1/2 cup pomegranate4 tablespoons chopped cilantro, for garnish1/4 cup oilInstructionsMix in the marinade ingredients in a bowl and set aside for atleast 1 hour in the refrigerator, 3 hours is preferred.Meanwhile, take cashew nuts and almonds and soak in half cup water for 30 minutes. Blend...

Continue reading