Saturday, March 12, 2011

Quick and Easy Prawn Curry

This is a good  curry to make when you are short on time and also it is quite delicious too , it is mildly spiced and works very well with rotis or just plain boiled rice so here goes.....


500 gms prawns
1 large onion chopped
1 inch pc cinnamon stick
4-6 green cardamoms
3-5 cloves
1 bay leaf
2 tbsp ginger and garlic paste
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp cumin powder
1 tsp coriander powder
salt to taste
1 green pepper diced
200 gm canned tomatoes
2 green chillies chopped
1 tbsp fresh coriander chopped


Heat 2 tbsp of oil in a pan and fry the onions till soft
Add the whole spices and fry for a min.
Add the spice powders and the ginger and garlic paste and saute it .
Add the green pepper and the canned tomatoes and bring to boil .
Add the prawns and cook till done .
Garnish with chopped coriander and the chopped chillies


  1. Yum! This sounds delish!
    Happy Monday!


  2. I love curry dishes...this one looks super yummy! :)

  3. Ah, prawn curry... that's so good! I'd love to have this like right now. :)

  4. Wow it looks so good. I wanna dip some roti in right now :)

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  6. Tried this out last week...Delishious!