Thursday, July 7, 2011

Prawns Roast

Prawns – 1/2 kg
Turmeric powder – 3/4 tsp
Kashmiri chilly powder – 1 tsp
Garam masala – 1/4 tsp
Salt – to taste
Coconut oil – 2 1/2 tbsp
Tomatoes – 2 chopped
Onion – 2 sliced
Ginger-garlic paste – 1 tsp
Green chillies – 2 slit
Curry leaves – 2 sprigs
1.Marinate the Prawns by adding some Turmeric powder,chilly powder and salt.
2.Place a non stick pan and pour some oil and fry the prawns and set aside.
3.Now place another cooking pan on the stove and pour some oil and fry onions, green chillies and curry leaves till the onions turn light brown.
4.Add ginger-garlic paste and fry till its raw smell goes.
5.Add the tomatoes and fry till oil separates. Now add all the spice powders and fry till the aroma comes out. Add the cooked prawn and wait for 3-4 minutes.
Shrimp Roast is ready!!!!!!!!!!

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Vendakka Parippu Thoran / Okra Dal Stir Fry

Ladies Finger/ Vendakka-1 cup
Cooked Dal -1/2 cup
Onion- 1 medium
Turmeric Powder-1/2 tsp
Green Chilly-2 split
Coconut Scraped- 3 tbps
Curry leaves-Few
Salt- to taste
Mustard Seeds -1 1/2 tsp
Oil- 1 tsp
1.Heat oil in a pan add mustard seeds.As mustard seeds start popping add chopped onion,green chillies,okra,turmeric powder and salt .Let it cook for 10 minutes.Stir in between to prevent the okra from sticking to the bottom.
2.Now add cooked dal,curry leaves and coconut.And cook for another 3 minutes and  switch off the flame.