Aamhi Saare Khavayye: Learn To Make Kerala Matka Fish Curry

Today our expert chef is showing the recipe of an authentic Kerala dish.

Kerala Matka Fish Curry

God’s own country, Kerala is the perfect destination to visit for every seafood lover. It’s not only the spices and herbs used to cook the food but also the cooking methods and vessels that add flavour to the recipe making it taste even more delicious. Today our expert chef Devwrat Jategaokar is showing the recipe of Kerala Matka Fish Curry in Aamhi Saare Khavayye which is an authentic Kerala dish.

Watch this recipe below:

Cooking time: 35 mins


  • 2 medium size pomfrets
  • 1 tbsp coconut milk
  • 1 tbsp chopped tomato
  • 1 tsp tamarind paste
  • 7 to 8 sambar onions
  • 2 tbsp chopped onions
  • 1 tsp ginger garlic paste
  • 1 tsp diced green chilli
  • 1 tbsp coriander
  • 10 to 11 curry leaves
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1 tsp saunf
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp methi seeds
  • 1 tsp black pepper powder
  • 2 tsp red chilli powder
  • 2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp salt
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  • Take a bowl and sliced pomfret, 1 tsp ginger garlic paste, 1 tsp tamarind paste, 1 tsp red chilli powder, 1 tsp turmeric powder, 1 tsp salt and mix it
  • Keep it aside for marination.
  • Take a matka pot and add 1 tbsp oil, 1 tsp mustard seeds, 1 tsp cumin, 1 tsp methi seeds, 10 to 11 curry leaves, 1 tsp diced green chillies, 1 tsp saunf, 2 tbsp chopped onion, 7 to 8 sambar onions, 1 tsp turmeric powder, 1 tsp red chilli powder, 1 tsp coriander seeds powder, 1 tsp black pepper powder, 1 tbsp chopped tomato, 1 glass water and let it cook for 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Now add the marinated fish in the matka pot and add 1 tsp salt.
  • Lastly, add 1 tbsp coconut milk and chopped coriander.
  • Let it cook for 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Once done, your dish is ready to serve.

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