Tamil Nadu Easy Fish Curry

by ManjulaSharan
Tamil Nadu Easy Fish Curry is an ethnic traditional favorite, popular in South Indian cuisines. The simple and lip smacking dish goes well with boiled rice. Very tempting with a distinct taste and tangy flavor, Tamil Nadu Easy Fish Curry is worth a try. Fish products are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids, proteins, vitamins and minerals. We have shared Tamil Nadu Easy Fish Curry in simple easy to understand illustrations. A spicy tamarind mixture is prepared with essential ingredients. This tangy spicy mixture is fried in sufficient oil until the oil leaves the sides of the pan. Fish pieces are carefully added to this fried mixture and cooked until the gravy is thick and done. Enjoy our Tamil Nadu Easy Fish Curry.
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Cuisine Tamil
Prep Time 30 minutes
Servings
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Ingredients
Cuisine Tamil
Prep Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Votes: 13
Rating: 4
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Instructions
  1. Wash the fish and keep it aside.
  2. Soak the tamarind and extract the juice from it. Let it be thick. Keep it aside.
  3. Grind together onion, tomato, 2 pods of garlic, pepper, 1 tbsp of cumin seeds, green chillies and curry leaves.
  4. Mix this paste with the tamarind extract.
  5. Add chilly powder, coriander powder, tumeric powder and salt to it and mix it thoroughly. Keep it aside.
  6. Heat oil in a pan or a kadai.
  7. Add mustard seeds, fenugreek seeds and the remaining cumin seeds.
  8. Add crushed garlic and a few curry leaves to it.
  9. Once it turns brown, add the tamarind mixture to it.
  10. Let it come for a boil and then simmer it for 10 mins.
  11. Once the oil leaves the sides of the pan, add fish.
  12. Cover and simmer for 5 mins and remove from the stove.
  13. :- Serve with White boiled rice.
  14. :- Prepare the curry overnight and eat it in the morning. It tastes amazing this way.
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13 comments

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nisha June 21, 2006 - 12:00 am

very very bad recipe.dont ever try to put like this recipe.

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nisha June 21, 2006 - 12:00 am

very very bad fish curry and also very bad recipe

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swapna November 19, 2009 - 9:36 am

very nice recipe….the fish curry was sooo tasty!! thank u!

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Ruthge October 23, 2009 - 1:41 am

Tasty and my guests appreciated it very much as we usually do it the Kerala style always. Thank You Manju.

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nithi July 6, 2008 - 12:00 am

Its realy very good. I like so much this recipe.

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mahmood chalil October 14, 2008 - 12:00 am

hi manjula
very very taste.present new items.

thanks

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Deepa November 11, 2007 - 12:00 am

Tried this fish curry… it was really awesome… thanks a lot for writing such a good fish curry…

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sanoj August 23, 2009 - 6:21 am

Good !! A bit tamil style though

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Chandra November 5, 2011 - 9:36 pm

Amazing, Very simple recipe and just followed exact quantities and it turned out to be excellent with cat fish fillets.

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rinku April 27, 2006 - 12:00 am

I tried this recipe and it came out really really delicious. I am Indian who stays in texas and after a long time my husband and me felt like we were eating in India. Thanks a lot for the recipe and please post in some more delicious recipes like this.

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rinku April 27, 2006 - 12:00 am

As my husband and myself live in Australia i always think of the fish curries my mom make. Reading the other rinku`s comments i thought that definitely i shud try this recipr out. FYI, this is the first time i am making fish curry. let me see how it is going to turn out. Cheers…

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rinku April 27, 2006 - 12:00 am

yep, came out really well… thank u for posting this recipe.

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asha February 3, 2006 - 12:00 am

I just read the recipe and my mouth started watering. I am defintely going to prepare it and Im sure its going to be excellent. Thanx a lot for the recipe.

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