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Prawn Biriyani - Andhra Style
Published On: 11 Feb 2013
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
malayalam: Elakkaya / Elakka
telugu: Yalakulu / Elaichi / Yaalakkaya / Yealak-Kayulu
kannada: Yalakki / Yelachi
hindi: Choti Elaichi
Bengali: Elach / Garate
Gujarati: Elcho / Elaychi
Konkani: Kalo Elu / Yelo
Marathi: Eachi / Masala Welchi / Veldoda / Velchi
Oriya: Aleicha / Gujuratie / Alaichi
Kashmiri: Aa / Lbuduaa
Urudu: Ilaychi / Elaisi
tamil: Grambu / Lavangam / Kiraambu
malayalam: Karayaamboovu / Grambu
telugu: Lavangam / Lavangalu
kannada: Lavanga / Lavangapattai
hindi: Lavang / Laung
Bengali: Labango / Lawang
Gujarati: Laving / Lavang
Konkani: Grambu / Lovang / Longan
Marathi: Luvanga / Laung
Punjabi: Long / Lavang / Laung
tamil: Mundhiri Paruppu / Andiparippu
malayalam: Andiparippu / Kashuvandiparippu / Parangi Andi
kannada: Godambi / Geru Beeja
Bengali: Hijli Badam
Konkani: Cajjubi / Caaju / Moyi / Kazu
Oriya: Kaju / Lanka Ambumanji / Kajubadam
English: Cilantro / Coriander Leaves
tamil: Kothamalli Ilai / Malli Ilai
malayalam: Kothamalli Ila / Malli Ila
telugu: Kothimeera / Kothamalli Kooraku
kannada: Kottambari Soppu
hindi: Hara Dhania Ke Patte / Dhania Patha
Bengali: Dhonay Patha
Gujarati: Kothmir / Dhana
Konkani: Kottambari Pallo
Oriya: Dhania Patra
Punjabi: Hara Dhania
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Poppy Seeds
malayalam: Kaskas / Kashakasha
telugu: Gasagasaalu / Kasakasa
kannada: Gasagase Beeja / Kasa Kase
hindi: Post Dana / Khuskhus / Kashash
Bengali: Posto / Kashash / Afing
Gujarati: Khaskhas / Khuskhush / Aphim
Konkani: Khus-Khus / Koskoso
Marathi: Khaskhas / Khus Khus
Oriya: Posta / Aphima
Punjabi: Khus Khus / Khas / Post
Urudu: Kashkash Sufaid
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
telugu: Jaikaaya / Jajikayi
kannada: Jaika / Jajikai / Jeerake
Peal and wash the prawns. Remove the dorsal alimentary tract of each prawn and wash again. Drain out water totally.
Apply two spoons of ghee, two spoons of salt, red chilly powder and turmeric powder to the prawns and leave for marination.
Add all the ingredients of spicy paste to a blender and prepare a paste.
Wash and drain the rice.
Take a deep bottomed vessel, add ghee and heat. Add cardamom, cloves, bay leaf and cashew nuts and saute well. Add the marinated prawns and fry well. Add the onion pieces and split green chillies. Fry till ghee shows up.
Now add the rice, mix well and fry for about five minutes. Add three cups of water and one cup of coconut milk and enough salt. Mix thoroughly and cook on medium flame till the preparation is done.
Top with chopped coriander leaves and serve hot with curd raitha.
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