Ilish Macher Dhakai Paturi – Fish in Banana Leaves

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READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Satyne

Submitting for My Food Odyssey, this is one of the National Dishes of Bangladesh. sourced from here Servings are estimated.

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  1. Mix all ingredients together to make a rub. Rub on fish.
  2. Wrap fish in banana leaves.
  3. Bake in a 300° oven on a baking pan until the banana leaves dry out and shrink in size. about 10-20 minutes.
  4. * You can substitute Ilish with carp, bass, trout or any fish you like.

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