Prawn and lady finger curry

Prawn-lady finger-sungta-bhende-kodi

Sungta ani bhende kodi

Ingredients:

400 gms Prawns (clean and apply salt)

180 gms lady fingers (clean and cut into 1 inch pieces)

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Grind to a smooth paste:

¾ grated coconut

8-9 Kashmiri chilies

½ tsp turmeric powder

1 ½ tbsp. coriander seeds

½ tsp cumin seeds

10-12 peppercorns

3 cloves of garlic

Prawn-Sungta-bhende

Other ingredients:

1 onion chopped

1 tomato chopped

2 tbsp. oil

½ Maggie cube

3-4 Kokum

Pinch of sugar (optional)

Small ball of tamarind soaked in little warm water.

*** Maggie is used since I am using frozen prawns.

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Method:

1. Take a kadai, add oil and sauté the onion, as they turn translucent add the tomato and cook till it turns soft.

2. Add the shrimps and cook for 1 min.

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3. Now put the ground masala and also wash the mixer and add the masala water into the kadai. Let the curry come to a boil.

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4. Add the cut lady fingers, kokum, maggie and tamarind water.

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5. The consistency of the curry can be adjusted to your liking by adding water.

6. Cook till the lady fingers are done.

7. Add salt to taste ( add sugar if required)

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Prawn-lady finger-sungta-bhende-kodi

Bon appetit.

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. Woooooow gorgeous color just love will try tomorrow for sure let you know the outcome

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  2. Bailon Mascarenhas says:

    I prefer to saute the Bhindi (Okra) with a pinch of salt and add them to the curry as it starts to boil. (Just a variation)

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    1. alvesnaaron says:

      Thanks for the tip Bailon ….

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  3. Rehana says:

    Really impressed Alves. I like that the food looks fresh, healthy and beautifully presented. Good luck to you.

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    1. alvesnaaron says:

      Thanks Rehana…

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  4. Franklin says:

    Please post a fee recipes for Chicken or Mutton.

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  5. suvarna says:

    its delicious i tried it ..:)

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  6. Emma Dsilva says:

    Tried this recipe today, turned out excellent. Kids loved it and said it tasted just like my mom-in-law curry who travelled to Goa on vacation!y Thank you so much!!

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