Chingri Macher Malaikari A Variation Of My Own (Shrimp A' La Cream)

Ingredients

medium Shrimp-12-14 pieces(try to choose sized)
Coconut milk-Half a can
cup Frozen shredded coconut-¼
tablespoon Onion paste -2
teaspoon Turmeric- ⅔
Curry powder- 1/2tsp (optional)
Salt -To taste
tablespoon Oil-3

Preparation

1
Clean and devein shrimps.
2
Heat oil in a pan and deep fry the shrimp
3
After they are golden brown add turmeric and onion paste fry for till onions are cooked.
4
Add coconut and fry for a minute
5
Add coconut milk slowly and keep stirring, as it tends to burn quickly
6
Add salt and a pinch of sugar as per your taste.
7
Add curry powder and simmer on low heat for another 2-3 minutes.
8
I prefer to have thick consistency of the sauce, you can decide as per your choice if you wish to have more curry sauce add milk instead of water , as it helps keep the sauce rich and creamy.Serve it hot with plain rice.

 



About

This is an indian dish specifically originate from eastern part of India where I belong to, Kolkata.Being a bong I dont have to reemphasize on my foody nature.I have been thinking for long time what would be a good idea to start a food blog with, my endless love for seafood convinced me to start with this dish.This is a delicacy in westbengal and let me mention here that there are several different variations that is possible but this variation is completely owned by me. I was appreciated for this whenever I made this for a party or just for my husband. Hope you guys enjoy it and let me know if you like it.

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