Spicy Prawns the Indian Way

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Total Time
30 mins
30 mins

If you like prawns, this is the recipe for you! This comes from the Food column by Anjali Vellody, Weekend.

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  1. Heat oil in a frying pan.
  2. Once its hot, toss in the mustard seeds.
  3. Allow to splutter.
  4. Once they stop spluttering, add the torn curry leaves.
  5. Lower flame, then add asafoetida and turmeric powders.
  6. Stir for a minute.
  7. Then add the red chilli powder and stir-fry for 2 minutes.
  8. Now, increase flame, add the prawns and stir-fry until they are cooked on either side.
  9. Stir in the lemon or tamarind juice.
  10. Remove from flame.
  11. Serve hot with lentil curry and rice or curd{yogurt} rice.
  12. Enjoy!