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Fish Curry

Contributed by:
Radha Prasad
Radha Prasad, Housewife
Patna

Fish Curry

Ingredients

Fish (preferably Rahu) - 1 Kg
Mustard Paste - 2 tbsp
Garlic Paste - 2 tbsp
Red Chilli Powder - 1 tsp
Haldi Powder - 2.5 tsp
Mustard Oil - as required
Mustard Seeds - 1/2 tsp
Methi - 1/2 tsp
Green Chilli - 2
Tomato - 2 (medium size, chopped)
Salt to Taste

Method of Preparation

1. Cut, clean and wash fish pieces.
2. Mix thoroughly 1.5 tsp haldi and 1.5 tsp salt in the fish pieces.
3. Deep fry in mustard oil.
4. Heat 4 tbsp of mustard oil in a Kedahi. Add mustard seeds, methi and green chillis.
5. When seeds crackle, first add 1 tsp haldi, tomato and salt.
6. Stir fry till tomato is tender. Add garlic paste and stir fry thoroughly for 5 to 7 minutes.
7. Add mustard paste and red chilli powder. Stir fry for 2 minutes.
8. Add 3 cups of water and let boil for 5 minutes. Add fried fish pieces.
9. Allow to boil for 10 minutes on medium heat, then leave for 5 minutes on low heat.
10. Remove from fire and serve with rice.

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