Fish Peera(Meen Peera)

Meen Peera (Fish in grated coconut)

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Fish Peera(Meen Peera)

Meen Peera (Fish in grated coconut)

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Seafood

By bindya gopinath

Published On: 01 Sep 2002

Rating: 3
12 Votes, 6 Reviews
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20 Minutes
Served : 5
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Step 1

Clean the fish well(preferably small fish).

Step 2

Grind together mildly small onions, green chillies, ginger, garlic, turmeric powder, chilly powder with grated coconut and a 1/2 cup of water.

Step 3

Heat the above mixture along with kukum star until it starts boiling.

Step 4

Add the fish and curry leaves into it.

Step 5

Add salt and keep in sim mode until the fish get cooked.

Step 6

Remove from the flame.

Step 7

Pour oil and close the lid for 5 min.

Step 8

:- Serve hot with Kanjhi(Rice soup).


its good .......tasty to eat ........

Renu Rajesh

It is very nice and easy to prepare. We preapred with mathi. It gives a taste natural kerala dishes. You can make your night as a fish ratri with this curry. --Regards --Renu Rajesh


Hi, This recipie is good.But the traditional way of this is Just crush the small onions,green chillies,ginger,garlic,curry leaves,salt and coconut together.Soak the puli in vary little water and tear the puli into small pieces and mix this well with the crushed mix.Add Kzhuva(any small fish) to it and mix it with hands and keep it for 5 minutes. Put this mixure in a "mannu chatti" ,cover it and cook in a low flame.No need to add water. Will get cooked in 5 minutes.Add heated oil into this and serve hot.Add Kanthari mulaku instead of the green chillies and Row mango instead of the puli which will give a nice flavour .


This is a yummy fish recipe.


shud we add kudampuli as such? or should we pour the puli water?? te doubt came since you said tat wait until it thought i should add puli vellam instead of puli alone...


very good ... well explained !!!!!!!!

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