Kerala Style Crab Curry

Kerala Crab Curry

Kerala Style Crab Curry | Pachakam

Kerala Style Crab Curry

Kerala Crab Curry

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Seafood

By Sapna Anu B George

Published On: 30 Nov 2008

Rating: 4
23 Votes, 4 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 4
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Step 1

Clean the crab, separate the legs and break the shell.

Step 2

Peel the onion and slice it.

Step 3

Peel the ginger, and crush it.

Step 4

Slice the chillies in length wise.

Step 5

In an earthen pot from Kerala or heavy bottomed pan, pour the oil.

Step 6

Splutter the mustard seeds.

Step 7

SautT sliced onion until soft.

Step 8

Add the chilly powder, turmeric and salt soaked in little water.

Step 9

Add to ginger and onion.

Step 10

Reduce the heat to minimum and add the crab and the legs too and curry leaves too.

Step 11

Add green chilies, lower the heat and cover the pan.

Step 12

Cook until crabs are done.

Step 13

Remove from heat and garnish with curry leaves.

Step 14

:- Crab Curry is ready.

Step 15

:- Serve hot the crab curry.


The cooking method is not at all detailed and no mention about tamarind water , and coriander powder. Not a tasty recipe. Thanks!


the taste is not up to the mark.try with fried coconut paste and tamarind.


Why i choose average, because the cooking method is not well and nothing about tamarind.


This is an excellent recipe THx

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