Monday, May 20, 2013


This is a spicy fish curry from Maharashtra.. The fish fillets are slow cooked in a tangy and spicy gravy with the flavours of Kolhapuri masala powder.

Fish -- 500 gms
Garlic .... 2 tsps (crushed)
Tamarind paste .. 1-2 tbsps (as you like it )
Turmeric powder .. 1/2 tsp
Asafoetida .... a pinch
Kolhapuri masala ... 1 tbsp (add more if you like it spicy)
Coconut milk .. 1/2 cup
Salt .. to taste
Oil ... 2-3 tbsps
Kolhapuri Masala Recipe .. See  HERE


1. Clean the fish and marinate with half the garlic, tamarind paste salt and turmeric powder.

2. Heat oil in a pan.Add asafoetida and the remaining garlic.

3. Saute and add water.When it boils add the spice powders and salt.( Add salt carefully as the fish is also marinated with it )

4. Tip in the fish slices and cook until almost done.

5. Stir in the coconut milk and boil for half a minute.
Keep the spice level according to your preference. You can also add slit green chillies / red chilli powder to the curry if you love spicy food.

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  1. Delicious and mouth-watering fish curry and appealing colour Shobha.. Lovely clicks too :-)

  2. looks sooo colorful n tempting....

  3. Delicious and tempting fish curry..

  4. love this spicy and delicious curry....

  5. mouth-watering and very appetizing fish curry...

  6. I am drooling again here i love spicy fish curries.

  7. Fish curry looking so spicy and inviting...

  8. The recipe looks mouth watering & easy to prepare. I am fond of fish recipes & one of my favorite includes konkani fish curry . I will keep in touch for more recipes. Keep posting!


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