Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Prawns Masala / Shrimp curry / Eral thokku

Prawns Masala / Shrimp curry  / Eral thokku

Prawns - 200 gms , Cleaned
Garlic pods - 6 nos
Ginger garlic paste - 1 tsp
Green chilli - 2nos , slit
Oil - 4 tsp
Onion - 2 nos , Chopped
Tomato - 1 no , Chopped
Salt - to taste
Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp


Heat oil in a shallow pan.
Add the ginger garlic paste and stir for a minute
Add the chopped onions and green chilli and cook till onions are soft
Add the tomatoes and cook till they are mushy
Add the peeled garlic pods.
Now add the shrimp , salt, turmeric powder, chilli powder and little water and mix well and cover it with the lid.
Cook till the oil separates out of the masala.

Serve hot with rice.


  1. wow awesome mouthwatering prawn masala.very tempting.hallo dear congrtas on ur award and thanks for sharing the award, i cant open ur award pages,so i cant accept it.i dont know wat happend.can u please send it to me my eid.i will share it.sorry for that.

  2. lovely!.can imagine the taste.......must be really really good.

  3. Spicy hot n delicious..same pinch,I too posted a prawns recipe today,Preethi:-)

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  4. Ah!! Delicious one.. One of my DH's favourite dishes. Thanks for sharing.. Following u!! Do visit my space.


  5. super tempting and wonderful curry !!

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  6. Mouth watering prawns dear...

  7. I can taste this just from reading the recipe... which is a good sign. Please share this on my foodie friday linky today.

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