Main ingredients: small Dry fishes (metthallu) and cucumber.

Preparation : 15 minutes.            Cook time: 25 minutes.

Serves: 3-4.

Dry fish recipe (with cucumber and tomatoes)

Dry fish recipe (with cucumber and tomatoes)

INGREDIENTS:

  1. 1 cup small dry fishes (metthallu)
  2. 1 big cucumber (300gms) (chopped).
  3. 2-4 medium tomatoes (chopped).
  4. 1 medium onion (chopped).
  5. 3 green chilies (chopped).
  6. Salt- to taste.
  7.  1 pinch turmeric pwd.
  8. ½ tsp cumin pwd (optional).
  9. ¾ – 1 tsp red chilly pwd.
  10. 2 tbsp chopped cilantro.
  11. 1 sprig curry leaves.

PREPARATION:

  • Remove the head and tail of the small dry fishes.
Dry fish recipe (with cucumber and tomatoes)

Dry fish recipe (with cucumber and tomatoes)

  • Wash neatly and pour into warm water and soak for 5-7 minutes (as shown in picture).
  •  Once again, wash drain and set aside.

METHOD:

  • Heat oil in a cooking vessel on medium flame.
Dry fish recipe (With Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry fish recipe (With Cucumber and Tomatoes)

  • Add soaked dry fishes and stir fry for 3-4 minutes or until light golden color. Remove on a plate and keep aside.
Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

  • Add chopped onion, green chilies and curry leaves in the same pan and saute for a few sec.
Dry Fish Recipe (With Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (With Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

  • Add chopped cucumber and chopped tomato, salt and turmeric pwd and cook for 7- 10 minutes or until done.
Dry Fish Recipe (With Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (With Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

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  • Now add fried fishes, cumin pwd and red chilly pwd and mix. Add water and mix.
Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

  • Cover with lid and simmer for 10 minutes or till the curry reaches to required gravy consistency.
Dry Fish Recipe (Withe Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (Withe Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Serve hot with hot rice.

Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

Dry Fish Recipe (with Yellow Cucumber and Tomatoes)

SABITHA..

 

 

 

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