Catla Fish Gravy

Meen Kulambu is a very popular and traditional South Indian Fish curry which means fish cooked in tamarind based gravy.

Catla Fish Gravy

Meen Kulambu is a very popular and traditional South Indian Fish curry which means fish cooked in tamarind based gravy.

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Seafood

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 20 Dec 2015

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Ingredients

  • Catla Fish 2 kg
    tamarind 25 g
    onion 200 g
    coconut 1
    tomato 1
    garlic 10 no.
    red chili 4 no.
    curry leaves 1 bunch
    oil 10 tsp
    mustard 1 tsp
    broken urad dal 1 tsp
    red chili powder 2 tsp
    turmeric powder 1 tsp
    coriander powder 2 tsp
    salt to taste

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1

clean and wash the catla fish

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Step 2 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 2

prepare tamarind paste, coconut paste, onion paste and chop the onion , tomato and garlic

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Step 3 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 3

in a kadai heat the oil and temper the mustard, broken urad dal, curry leaves, and red chili

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Step 4 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 4

add onion, garlic and saute it for 2 minutes until the onion turn into brown

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Step 5 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 5

add tomato and mix well

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Step 6 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 6

in bowl add tamarind paste, coconut paste, onion paste, turmeric powder, salt, red chili powder, and coriander powder and mix well

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Step 7 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 7

add the tamarind mixture in to the kadai and mix well

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Step 8 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 8

allow to cook until the gravy get thick

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Step 9 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 9

once the gravy gets thick add fish and allow to cook the fish in low flame for 2 minutes and turn off the flame and close the lid for 5 minutes

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Step 10 Catla Fish Gravy Recipe

Step 10

now fish gravy is ready, serve with hot rice

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