Spicy Maharashtrian Style Crab Curry is a delicious crab dish made in Maharashtrian style influenced by Malvani cuisine. The spicy crab delicacy is a wonderful blend of different spices and roasted coconut. Spicy Maharashtrian Style Crab Curry is a perfect dish with hot rice. Crab meat is nutritious providing essential nutrients required for body. The dish is very easy to prepare. You can explore a well detailed Spicy Maharashtrian Style Crab Curry here.
For preparing Spicy Maharashtrian Style Crab Curry, first clean the crabs and wash well under running water, keeping the small claws aside. Add haldi powder, salt and juice of one lemon and apply on the crabs with your fingers.
Add a little water to the small claws of the crab and blend to a paste in the mixer and remove the juice. Keep aside.
Heat 1 tbsp oil in a pan and roast the sliced onions. When they start to turn brown, add the grated coconut and roast for 5 minutes.
Now add the whole red chilies and roast for 2-3 minutes more.
Add garlicginger paste to the roasted ingredients and grind to a fine paste.
Heat 3-4 tbsp oil in a pan and fry the chopped onions till golden brown in color.