Ambot Tik (Goan Prawn Curry with Coconut)

Ingredients– 400 gm prawns, cleaned and deveined For the Ground Masala – 8-10 Dried Kashmiri Red Chillies 6 Garlic Cloves 1 teaspoon whole Peppercorns 1 tablespoon Whole Coriander Seeds 1 teaspoon Cumin seeds 1 Small knob of Tamarind or 1 teaspoon Tamarind Paste 1 teaspoon turmeric powder 1/2 cup Coconut grated 1 cup coconut milk…

Shrimp and Bok Choy Stir Fried Noodles

Ingredients– 75 gm egg noodles 2 tbsp sesame oil 3-4 cloves garlic, minced 1 medium onion, sliced 1 cup cabbage, shredded roughly 1 cup Bok Choy, torn roughly 1 medium carrot, julienned 1 cup shrimps, cleaned and drained 1 tsp light soy sauce 1/2 tsp fish sauce 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper Salt to…

Goan Prawn Curry

Ingredients– 500 gm prawns 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 tbsp coriander powder 1 tbsp red chilli powder 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp pepper powder 4 garlic cloves 2+3 green chillies 1 cup scraped coconut 1/2 cup shallots, sliced 2 tbsp ginger, sliced 1.5 cups coconut milk 1/2 cup tamarind water from a ball of…

Prawn and Egg Fried Rice with Bok Choy and Chives

Ingredients– 3 cups of cooked rice 300 gm prawns 3 eggs 2 tsp lemon juice 1 tsp white pepper powder 1 bunch bok choy, chopped roughly 1/2 bunch chives, chopped finely 1 large onion, chopped finely 5-6 garlic cloves, chopped finely 3 tbsp oil Salt to taste For the Sauce – 1 tbsp oyster sauce…

Lau Chingri (Bottlegourd with Shrimp)

Ingredients– Bottle Gourd/Lau – 500 gm Shrimps – 150 gms, de-veined and cleaned well Green chilli – 2 slit A pinch of turmeric powder Salt to taste Sugar – 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds – 1/2 tsp A handful of chopped coriander leaves Mustard oil – 2 tbsp Method– Cut bottle gourd in juliennes In a…

Chingri Maacher Malaikari (Prawns Cooked in Coconut Milk)

Ingredients– Fresh water prawns – 700 gms Onion paste – 5 tbsp Ginger + garlic paste – 1 tbsp Turmeric powder – 1 tsp Whole dry chillies – 4, broken Whole garam masala – cinnamon, cloves, green cardamom – 2 each, crushed Bay leaf – 2 Cooking oil – 3 tbsp (I used mustard oil…

Sautéed Salt and Pepper Prawns

Ingredients– 350 gm shelled and deveined prawns 5 spring onions, greens and whites chopped separately 1/2 of a chopped capsicum 1 tbsp chopped garlic 2 dry red chilli broken in half 1 fresh green chilli, chopped 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper Salt to taste 1 tbsp cornflour 2 tbsp oil For the Sauce –…