June 01, 2014

TANDOORI FISH

Ingredients :

Fish 800 gms.
Ginger 1 cm. piece
Cumin seeds 1 tsp.
Chili powder ½ tsp.
Amchoor 1 tsp.
Turmeric powder ½ tsp.
Ghee 1 tbsp.
Garlic 1 tbsp.
Salt to taste
Dry mint leaves 1 tsp.
Lime juice 1 tsp.
A little curd

Method :
  


1. Grind together garlic, ginger, cumin seeds to a smooth paste. Add amchoor, chili powder, salt and Curd/Yogurt.
2. Clean and remove the skin of the fish and cut the fish crosswise into desired size pieces. Sprinkle with lime juice and set aside for 10 minutes.
3. Marinate the fish with the ground paste for 3 hours.
4. Remove the excess marinade, brush the wire mesh with oil and place the fish on it in the preheated tandoor/grill.Cook for 3 to 4 minutes.
5. Turn the fish over and smear with Ghee. Continue cooking for another 3 to 4 minutes until done. Brush the ungreased side with ghee and return to tandoor /grill for another minute.