Kerala Simple Fish Biriyani (Meen Biryani)

Mother`s delicious recipe using prawn or any other fish without bones

Kerala Simple Fish Biriyani (Meen Biryani)

Mother`s delicious recipe using prawn or any other fish without bones

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Rice

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By shahana salim

Published On: 28 Mar 2006

Rating: 3
53 Votes, 16 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Marinate fish fillets with turmeric powder, red chilly powder, ginger-garlic paste and fennel seeds powder for 1 hr in a refrigerator.

Step 2

Fry the marinated fish fillets in ghee.

Step 3

Remove them to a plate and heat up the same pan.

Step 4

Add onion and fry, till it turns golden brown.

Step 5

Add ginger-garlic-chilly paste and fry for 2 mins.

Step 6

Add tomato, garam masala, salt, coriander leaves and mint leaves and cook for a few mins.

Step 7

Add yoghurt.

Step 8

Put the fried fish fillets in this masala.

Step 9

Boil water in a vessel.

Step 10

Add enough salt, turmeric powder, cardamom, cloves, cinnamon and ghee.

Step 11

Cook rice until it is done and drain.

Step 12

:- Make sure the rice doesn`t get sticky.

Step 13

Heat a little ghee in a pan.

Step 14

Put a little of cooked rice and spread 1 tsp of lime juice over it.

Step 15

Put one layer of the fish masala above that and repeat the process till the rice and masala are over.

Step 16

:- Take care not to break the fish fillets.

Step 17

Close the lid tightly and heat on a low flame for about 10 mins.

Step 18

Mix before serving.

Step 19

:- Serve with yoghurt and chutney or pickle.

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ashwin

Suuuuuppppeeeeeeerrrrrrrrr

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RAISUDDIN

really nice one I enjoyed well ...thanks so much

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megha

nice one

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Dhanya Nair

Very yuuuuuummmmmyyyyy..............and thank u for sharing this recipe.

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Anoop

Gonna try it...i guess it may come well

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Ramya Remesh

My hus, brother and my baby enjoyed this recipe..so enjoy others also by making this in good way...thanks a lot.........

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Shijo Jijo

Good one we all enjoyed a lot..thanks for your recipe.

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tresa

This is a wonderful recipe i wud suggest thiz one for anyone who wants to make a lovely fish biriyani!!!

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Remiya Suresh

excellent !!!

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deepa

I tried it came out excellent,thaks alot for the recipe

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Neeharika

Superb............it came out really well

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eliz

very good and easy to prepare. my kids love this

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anu

recipe was fairly straightforward and tasted really good, have tried another prawn biryani recipe before but it wasn`t as tasty as this, thank you

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fisherwoman

This is a very good recipe.I decreased the spice amount a little but it was still quite spicy.I would recommend thid recipe to anyone who wants to make a good fish biriyani.

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Regina

absolutely excellent...thanks

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Priya

The recipe is very good.Easy to prepare.But if it is little more spicy it will be the beat recipe.

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