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Prawn coconut curry Recipe

Prawn coconut curry is a popular Indian Curries
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On :
Monday, 20 June, 2016
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Curries Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Stewed Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 500g - prawns, shelled and cleaned
  • 2 medium onions, sliced fine
  • 2 onions, ground to a paste
  • 3 tsp - ground Turmeric paste
  • 1 tsp - chilli paste
  • 2 Bay Leaves
  • Garam masala:
  • 2 sticks cinnamon, 2 Cardamoms and 4 Cloves
  • 2 tbsp - Ghee
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 tsp - Sugar
  • 1 Coconut from which 1 cup thin Milk and 1 cup thick Milk are extracted
  • How to Make Prawn coconut curry:

    1. Warm ghee in a pan, and when very hot add garam masala and fry for a few mins.
    2. Add sliced onions and fry to golden brown.
    3. Then add ground onions and the next two ingredients and continue frying until masala is well fried but does not stick to the pan.
    4. Add the prawns and stir thoroughly with the masalas and cook for just a few mins before adding a cup of thin coconut milk.
    5. Add sugar and salt to taste.
    6. Simmer over a brisk flame until the gravy is less than half.
    7. Then add the thick coconut milk and cook another ten minutes. Your curry is ready.


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