Prawns Ada

A special type of recipe with prawns

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Prawns Ada

A special type of recipe with prawns

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Seafood

By Mia Varghese

Published On: 18 May 2011

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30 Minutes
Served : 3
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Step 1

For preparing prawns ada, marinate the cleaned prawns with chilly powder, turmeric powder and salt. Cook it well and keep aside.

Step 2

When the prawns are done, shallow fry it in oil.

Step 3

Cut the fried prawn in 4-5 pieces and keep it aside.

Step 4

Grind the ingredients:coconut, red onion, fennel seeds and little curry leaves without adding water to make a paste.

Step 5

Fry onion in coconut oil and add the ground paste to it and fry again.

Step 6

Add the chopped prawns and curry leaves and mix all the ingredients well.

Step 7

Keep the masala aside.

Step 8

Mix all the ingredients for the ada to make a thick paste.(see not to add water too much)

Step 9

Press the thick paste to a medium thickness in a banana leaf.

Step 10

Spread the prawn masala on top of the ada.

Step 11

In another banana leaf press the paste again in same thickness and size as before.

Step 12

Place this ada carefully above the spread masala.

Step 13

Repeat the process again making 2 layers of masala.

Step 14

Fill a steam vessel with half of water and place the stand above it.when the water boils place the ada along with the banana leaf on the stand and cover the vessel with a lid.

Step 15

Steam cook the ada well.

Step 16

Prawns ada is ready. Serve hot.

Step 17

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