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Chutney Pomfret Recipe

Chutney Pomfret is a popular Indian Main
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On :
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Main Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Braise Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Servings :
Serves 2
RATINGs :
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • 2 medium Pomfrets
  • For the Chutney:
  • 1/2 cup - Mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup - Coriander leaves
  • 1 tsp - ginger, chopped
  • 1 tbsp - Lemon juice
  • 2 Green chillies
  • 4 to 6 tbsp - oil for shallow frying
  • Salt to taste
  • For the Gravy:
  • 1/2 cup - boiled Onion paste
  • 2 tbsp - Cashew nut paste
  • 1 tbsp - Ginger paste
  • 4 - green chillies, cut horizontally
  • 4 - red chillies, whole
  • 1 tsp - coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp - Red Chilli powder
  • 1 tsp - black pepper powder, coarsely ground
  • 1.5 cups - yogurt, whisked
  • 1/2 tsp - Cardamom powder
  • 2 tbsp - Cream
  • Salt to taste
  • 4 tbsp - oil
  • How to Make Chutney Pomfret:

    1. Grind all ingredients for the chutney in a blender with a little water to make a paste.
    2. Make angular cuts on both sides of the fish and smear the chutney in the cuts as well as on the rest of the surface.
    3. Keep the fish refrigeraterated for 30 minutes.
    4. Shallow fry the fish on both sides until they are golden brown.
    5. To make the gravy:
    6. Heat oil in a pan and add the onion paste.
    7. Saute on medium heat for a minute.
    8. Add the ginger and cashew nut paste. Saute for 2 mins.
    9. Add coriander powder, red chilli powder, green chillies and red chillies.
    10. Saute for 30 seconds.
    11. Add yogurt and the salt and cook for 3 to 4 mins. Add cream.
    12. Now slide in the fried fish and cook on low heat for 3 to 4 mins.
    13. Finish with black pepper and cardamom powder.




     

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