Category: Prawns

Kerala Dishes, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Zucchini – Prawns / Chemmeen Curry

Ingredients: 2 cup zucchini, peeled and cut into small cubes300-400 gm prawns, cleaned6-7 shallots2 tsp chilli powder1/2-3/4 tsp turmeric powder1 cup grated coconut2 green chilliessmall piece ginger, crushed or finely chopped2 garlic cloves, crushed1/2 tsp cumin seeds1 tsp mustard seeds2 dry red chillies1 sprig curry leavessalt to taste1 tbsp oil Preparation: Peel and chop zucchini […]

Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Vellarikka – Chemmeen Curry / Yellow Cucumber – Prawns Curry

Ingredients: 1 medium vellarikka / yellow cucumber ( 2 cups)1 cup prawns, cleaned1 big tomato, cubed 2 green chillies1 1/4 cup grated coconut1/2-1 tsp chilli powder1/2 tsp coriander powder3/4 tsp turmeric powder6-7 shallots2 tbsp tamarind juice2 sprig curry leaves1-2 dry red chillies1/2 tsp mustard seeds1/4 tsp fenugreek seedssalt to taste1 1/2 tbsp oil Preparation: Peel […]

Food, Kerala Dishes, Prawns, Seafood

Chemmeen / Prawn Tawa Fry

Ingredients: 15-18 prawns, cleaned 1/2 tsp pepper corns 1 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 tsp fennel seeds 1/2 tsp coriander seeds 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 2 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp tamarind salt to taste 1 tsp rice flour 1 sprig curry leaves 2 tbsp coconut oil Preparation: Heat a pan and dry roast pepper corns, […]

Food, Prawns, Seafood

Prawn – Potato Roast

Ingredients: 1/2 kg prawns 3 medium potatoes 3 onions, chopped 1 1/2 tbsp ginger-garlic paste 2 tomatoes, chopped 3 green chillies, slit 4-5 tsp kashmiri chilli powder 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp turmeric powder 1/2-1 tsp garam masala salt to taste oil as required chopped coriander leaves, to garnish Preparation: Boil potatoes, peel it […]

Food, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Prawn / Chemmeen Chukka

Ingredients: 1/2 kg prawns, cleaned 3 onions, chopped 2 tomatoes, chopped 3 green chillies, slit 1 piece ginger, crushed 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 sprig curry leaves 2 tbsp coriander leaves 4-5 mint leaves 1 1/2  tbsp + 1 tsp kashmiri chilli powder 1 tsp turmeric powder salt to taste oil as required Preparation: Clean […]

Food, Kerala Dishes, Prawns, Seafood

Vazhapindi – Unakka Chemmeen Theeyal / Banana Stem and Dried Prawns Theeyal

Ingredients: 1 cup vazhapindi/ banana stem, chopped 1/4 cup dried prawns/ unakka chemmeen 2 onions, chopped 1 cup grated coconut 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 8-10 shallots, sliced 3 garlic cloves 5-6 pepper corns 2 sprig curry leaves 1 tbsp coriander powder 2 tsp chilli powder gooseberry sized tamarind 1/2 tsp mustard seeds salt to taste […]