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Easy and spicy Prawns fry
Published On: 09 Nov 2013
English: Chilli Powder
telugu: Erra Mirapa Kayalu / Yendu Mirapakayalu
kannada: Molaku / Kempu Menasinakai / Ona Menasinakai
hindi: Lal Mirch
Bengali: Paka Lanka / Lal Mirch / Lankamorich
Gujarati: Lal Marcha
Konkani: Sukki Saangi /Suke Miriyasang
Marathi: Lal Mirchi / Mirchya
Oriya: Lanka / Nali Lankamaricha
Punjabi: Lal Mirch
Kashmiri: Marach Wangun
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Coriander Powder
kannada: Kottambari Beeja / Haveeja
hindi: Dhania / Dhana
Bengali: Dhonay / Dhaniya
Gujarati: Dhana / Dhaniya / Kothmiri / Libdhaba
Konkani: Kottambari / Konpir
Marathi: Dhane / Kothimir
Kashmiri: Deaniwal / Kothambalari
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
Peel and devein the prawns. Wash thoroughly and dry.
In a bowl, marinate the prawns with chilli powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder and salt and keep 5-10 minutes.
:- For deep frying, maintain the temperature at medium high, else the outside of the prawns will get cooked faster, while the inside of the prawns will remain uncooked and raw.
Add the marinated prawns into the hot oil in batches. Fry till it turns golden brown in colour on both the sides. Remove the same in a plate.
Fry the pepper and cumin together in a pan.
Grind them together to a fine powder.
In the hot oil, splutter mustard seeds. Saute chopped onions and curry leaves till it turns soft and golden colour.
Add some chilly powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, cumin - pepper powder & salt and saute for few minutes.
Add the fried prawns and mix well.
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