Mackerel Curry with Coconut

Mangalore - Goa - Seafood


Quantity: Measure: Ingredients: Description:
1 Kilogram Mackerels Cleaned, Cut and washed.
1 Teacup Coconut - Grated /Desiccated  
1/2 Medium Onion chopped
3/4 Teaspoon Mustard Seed (Sarson)  
3/4 Teaspoon Jeera (Cumin Seeds)  
1 Tablespoon Coriander(Dhania)  
1/2 Teaspoon Methi - (Fenugreek)  
8 Medium Chillies Red Dry  
8 Medium Chillies Kashmir  
1/2 Teaspoon Turmeric Powder  
6 Nos. Pepper Corns  
8 Flakes/Cloves Garlic (Lason, Losun)  
1 Ball Tamarind lemon sized


Heat oil in a heavy bottomed vessel. Add mustard seeds and allow it to splutter.
Add curry patta, onion, ginger, chillies and fry for a while.
Add the ground masala and fry for 5 minutes more stirring continuously.
Add enough water to form a thick but pouring consistency gravy.
Check salt and cover the vessel and allow it to boil for 5 - 10 minutes.
Open the lid and add the mackerels to it.
Shake and adjust the vessel so that every piece of the fish is covered in the gravy.
Do not stir as it may break the fish pieces.
Allow it to boil and then simmer it on very low gas for next 10 - 15 minutes.
Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with rice.

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