Main ingredients: dried prawns/ shrimps and yellow cucumber.

Preparation: 10 minutes.                   Cook time: 25 minutes (approx).

Serves: 2-3.

Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (yellow) Cucumber Recipe

Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (yellow) Cucumber Recipe

INGREDIENTS:

  1. ½ cup dried prawns.
  2. 2 medium sized yellow cucumber (peeled and chopped).
  3. 2 medium tomatoes. (chopped).
  4. 1 medium onion (chopped).
  5. 2 green chilies (chopped).
  6. Salt- to taste.
  7. 1 pinch turmeric pwd.
  8. 2 tsp red chilly pwd.
  9. 1 tbsp chopped coriander leaves.
  10. 2 cups water.

FOE TEMPERING:

  1. 2 tbsp oil.
  2. 1 tsp mustard seeds/rai/ aavaalu.
  3. 1 tsp split black gram (skin less)/ urad dal/ minappappu.
  4. 1 tsp cumin seeds/ jeera/ jeelakarra.
  5. 1 sprig curry leaves.

    DRIED PRAWNS

    DRIED PRAWNS

PREPARATION:

  1. Cut the head and tail of the dried prawns and wash them thoroughly.
  2. Then soak them into warm water for about 10 minutes. Drain, squeeze and keep aside.

METHOD:

  1. Heat 1 tbsp oil in a cooking vessel, add mustard seeds, cumin seeds and split black gram. Let them splutter.

    Dried prawns and (Yellow) cucumber recipe preparation

    Dried prawns and (Yellow) cucumber recipe preparation

  2. add (soaked) dried prawns and stir fry slightly till it starts to change color.

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

  3. drain to a bowl and keep aside.

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

  4. Heat remaining oil in the same vessel, add chopped onion, green chilies and curry leaves and saute for a few seconds.
  5. Add chopped cucumber, chopped tomatoes, salt and turmeric pwd and saute till the cucumber and tomato bits are cooked.

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

  6. Add (fried) dried prawns, red chilly pwd and mix.

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

    Dried Prawns and (Yellow) Cucumber Recipe Preparation

  7. Add water and cook covered for about  8-10 minutes.

    Preparation of Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (Yellow) Cucumber recipe

    Preparation of Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (Yellow) Cucumber recipe

  8. Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

    Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (yellow) Cucumber Recipe

    Dried Prawns/ Shrimps and (yellow) Cucumber Recipe

Serve hot with rice.

SABITHA..

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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