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Arikkadukka (Stuffed mussels) Recipe

Arikkadukka (Stuffed mussels) is a popular Indian Side Dish
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On :
Wednesday, 1 June, 2016
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Slow Cook Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Servings :
Serves 4
RATINGs :
Rated 3 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • Medium sized mussels - 25
  • Parboiled Rice - 400 g
  • Coconut grated -1/2
  • Aniseed - 2 tsp
  • Cumin seed - 1 tsp
  • Small Onion - 10
  • Oil - 2 tbsp
  • Salt - to taste
  • For Masala:
  • Chilli powder - 2 tbsp
  • Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Garlic - 6 Cloves
  • Aniseed - 1 tsp
  • Salt - to taste
  • How to Make Arikkadukka (Stuffed mussels):

    1. Scrape and remove the entire dirt from the mussels. Wash them several times in cold water till clean.
    2. Drain the water.
    3. Cut each one half-way down. Keep aside to remove excess water.
    4. Soak rice in hot water for 4-5 hours.
    5. Wash and drain the excess water.
    6. Add all the ingredients, except oil to the rice and grind the rice to a smooth thick paste.
    7. Stuff each mussel neatly with rice paste.
    8. Steam it till done and remove from fire, cool and remove the shell.
    9. Mix the ground masala in a little water and make a thin batter.
    10. Heat oil and dip each mussel in masala and shallow fry till done.
    11. Remove and drain the excess oil and serve hot.



     

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