Fish kofta curry Recipe

Fish kofta curry is a delicious and flavorful Indian dish made with minced fish balls cooked in a rich and creamy tomato-based gravy. The fish koftas are made by combining minced fish with spices, herbs, and breadcrumbs, then shaped into small balls and deep-fried until golden brown. The koftas are then simmered in a luscious curry sauce made with onions, tomatoes, ginger, garlic, and a blend of aromatic spices. This dish is perfect to serve with steamed rice or naan bread for a satisfying meal.

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55minstotal
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40minsCook
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Ingredients for Fish kofta curry Recipe

  • 166.67 gram Boneless Fish Fillets, Minced
  • 0.33 tablespoon Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 0.67 Green Chilies, Finely Chopped
  • 0.67 tablespoon Coriander Leaves, Finely Chopped
  • 0.67 tablespoon Breadcrumbs
  • 0.17 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • 0.33 teaspoon Red Chili Powder
  • 0.33 teaspoon Garam Masala
  • As required Salt To Taste
  • 1 tablespoon Oil
  • 0.33 teaspoon Cumin Seeds
  • 0.67 Onions, Finely Chopped
  • 0.33 tablespoon Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 0.67 Tomatoes, Finely Chopped
  • 0.17 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • 0.33 teaspoon Red Chili Powder
  • 0.33 teaspoon Coriander Powder
  • 0.33 teaspoon Garam Masala
  • As required Salt To Taste
  • 0.33 cup Water
  • as per your need Fresh Coriander Leaves For Garnish

Directions: Fish Kofta Curry Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a bowl, combine minced fish, ginger-garlic paste, green chilies, coriander leaves, breadcrumbs, turmeric powder, red chili powder, garam masala, and salt. Mix well.
  • STEP 2.Shape the mixture into small balls and deep-fry them until golden brown. Drain on a paper towel to remove excess oil.
  • STEP 3.In a separate pan, heat oil and add cumin seeds. Once they splutter, add chopped onions and sauté until golden brown.
  • STEP 4.Add ginger-garlic paste and cook until the raw smell disappears. Then, add chopped tomatoes and cook until they turn soft.
  • STEP 5.Add turmeric powder, red chili powder, coriander powder, garam masala, and salt. Mix well and cook for a few minutes.
  • STEP 6.Add water and bring the gravy to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes.
  • STEP 7.Gently add the fried fish koftas to the gravy and simmer for another 5 minutes.
  • STEP 8.Garnish with fresh coriander leaves and serve hot with steamed rice or naan bread.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure to use boneless fish fillets for easy mincing.
  • You can use any white fish like cod, tilapia, or haddock for this recipe.
  • To make the koftas more flavorful, you can add finely chopped onions and green chilies to the fish mixture.
  • If you prefer a spicier curry, adjust the amount of red chili powder according to your taste.
  • For a creamier gravy, you can add a tablespoon of cashew paste or cream.

Storage and Serving

  • Leftover fish kofta curry can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.
  • Reheat the curry in a pan or microwave before serving.
  • Serve the fish kofta curry with steamed rice, naan bread, or roti for a complete meal.
  • Garnish with fresh coriander leaves and a squeeze of lemon juice for added freshness.
Nutrition
value
48
calories per serving
1 g Fat3 g Protein6 g Carbs6 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    1g
  • Protein
    3g
  • Carbs
    6g
  • Fiber
    6g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    6g
  • Protein
    3g
  • Fiber
    6g

Fats

  • Fat
    1g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    80mg
  • Iron
    3mg
  • Vitamin A
    648mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    46mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    0mcg
  • Vitamin C
    27mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    73mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    53mg
  • Selenium
    3mcg
  • Zinc
    < 1mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp