Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Squid/Koonthal Roast

Squid: 750gms (cleaned and cut into pieces)
Onion: 3
Tomato: 2
Green Chilli: 2
Garlic paste: 1tbsp
Ginger paste: 1 tbsp
Curry leaves: few
Coriander leaves: 1 string
Turmeric powder: 1 tsp
Chilli powder: 1tbsp
Coriander powder: 2tbsp
Garam Masala: ½ tsp
Salt: needed
Coconut oil: 3-4 tbsp
Method of Preparation
Heat oil in a pan and add chopped onions and salt.
When it turns brown add garlic and ginger paste.
Stir for a while and add chopped tomato and few curry leaves.
When tomato gets cooked add garam masala, turmeric powder, chilli powder and coriander powder.
Stir for 1 minute and add washed and drained squid pieces.
Stir well and add ¼ cup water and close with a lid.
Cook in low flame till the squid is cooked and gravy becomes dry.
Add coriander leaves, split green chilli and fresh curry leaves. Close with a lid and switch off the flame.
Delicious squid gravy is ready to serve.


Vineetha Sush said...

U r making me hungry...I haven't tasted this for a long time now..

Priya Suresh said...

Slurp,mouthwatering here,its been a while i didnt prepared this squid roast..

Unknown said...

I haven't tried this. but looks yummy and tasty.

Suja Manoj said...

Spicy and delicious..makes me drool

Priya dharshini said...

Nice capture on squid koonthal..Yummy dish

jasna varcakovic said...

I'm not very skilled with cooking Seafood (born in continent), but now I live in a country surrounded by ocean and need to learn more about seafood. This recipe seems easy and delicious.
Thanks for sharing Faseela!

Teena said...

Faseelaa..u made me hungry..This is indeed mouth watering!!!

Shri said...

This must be delicios with rice!

divya said...

Looks so tempting and delicious.. Yummy :)

julie said...

Delicious n yummy...perfect tempting one,feeling hungry..
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Reshmi Mahesh said...

Yummy and tempting roast..

Saraswathy Balakrishnan said...

Oh Gosh..it's being yrs since I had squids. Very spicy and tempting plate of squid roast dear:)

Ganga Sreekanth said...

adipoli.......Looks so tempting.

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Christy Gerald said...

Invitingly delish. Luv it