Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Spicy Indian Prawn Fry Recipe

Hello friends,
                      In this post I'm going to share with you one of  the sea food recipe. Yes it is a prawn recipe. Its a popular sea food dish in India.. We can cook the prawns  very easily and quickly. Prawns consist of proteins, vitamin E , iron and zinc. Its a good source of Omega 3 fatty acids too.So it is  very good for our health. Shall we go to the recipe now?

Ingredients :
  • Prawn 1 cup
  • Onion-2  ( or ) 100 g of small onion
  • A ladle of oil
  • Mustard seed 1/2 tsp
  • Split black gram 1/2 tsp
  • Ginger garlic paste 1 tsp
  • Tomato 2 (medium size)
  • Red chilli powder 1 1/2 tsp
  • Coriander powder 1 1/2 tsp
  • Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Deshell, devein, and wash the prawns thoroughly.
  • Chop the onions.
Cooking Method:
  • Heat oil in a pan.
  • Add mustard seed, split black gram and let it splutter.
  • Fry the chopped onions to golden brown
  • Add ginger garlic paste, chilli powder, coriander powder,turmeric powder, salt , tomato pieces  one after another and saute them continuously till the tomatoes become soft.
  • Now add the prawns and mix them well. Cook the prawns in  a low flame for ten to fifteen minutes.
  • Garnish it with  a spring of  curry leaves, at present there is  no stock of it.So I didn't do so.
  • Remove from the heat. Here is your spicy Indian Prawn fry . Eat them and enjoy.
Serve with:
  • Spicy Indian prawn fry goes well with steamed rice, roti, puri , iddli, dosa and parathas.
  • Do not over cook the prawns, as it makes prawns rubbery .
  • Water can be added to change the consistency of prawn fry.
  • Adjust the chilli powder according to your taste.
Keep smiling! Have a nice day.


  1. Tempting and delicious dish.. The curry has a beautiful color and looks spicy..

  2. Super delicious :) I guess Jithu is the most benefited person of your blog than your readers :P LOL enjoy man!

  3. Wow!! Its mouth watering here Neela!!

  4. such a delight to have this.looks fiery.

  5. looks really spicy... yummy roast...

  6. Yummy.. Loved the addition of black gram Neela.. Wish to have right now :-)

  7. look so tasty. nice recipe.

  8. O god, y u tempting me like this..morning only I had, now craving for more

  9. Looks yummy n tempting:)n nice clicks.

  10. looks so spicy and delicious...

  11. I'm going to try this n see what is outcome. :-) Thank u for sharing.