Mus Kavab (Fish Curry) Recipe

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Mus Kavab (Fish Curry)
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

Fish cooked in flavours of coconut oil, dry coconuts, chillies and cardamoms. Best served with steamed rice. 'Mus' refers to the fish and 'kavab' is the curry.

Ingredients of Mus Kavab (Fish Curry)

  • 4 cubes of any boneless fish
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/2 grated coconut
  • 2 tsp red chili powder
  • 2 tsp coriander powder
  • 10 crushed cardamoms
  • 10 cloves
  • 4 tsp coconut oil
  • 1 sliced onion
  • 4-5 curry leaves
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 chopped tomato
  • Salt to taste

How to Make Mus Kavab (Fish Curry)

  • 1.1. Grind turmeric powder, grated coconut, red chili powder, coriander powder, crushed cardamoms and cloves to a fine paste and keep aside.
  • 2.2. Heat oil in a pan and saute onions till brown. Add curry leaves and 2 tsp of the prepared paste.
  • 3.3. Add water, tomatoes and salt. Wait for the 1st boil, then add the fish cubes.
  • 4.4. Cook for 10 minutes with the lid on. Serve hot with rice.