Wednesday, January 28, 2009

FISH IN ORANGE SAUCE


After long day of work when I returned home today I find one of my high school friend Suket dropped a message in my voicemail that he will be coming tonight in my house for dinner. We use to call Suket a pussy cat in school because he was just mad about fish. Even you boil some fish and sprinkle some salt and pepper his mouth will start watering. So for such a friend I know what I have to cook and fortunately I have some fish in my refrigerator, so I don’t have to run to market. I know I have to cook something tasty yet fast as I am tired too . So I experimented and cook this fish in orange sauce it turned out awesome. Now I am waiting for Suket to come and in the mean time let me share this recipe with you all . I hope you will like it.

INGREDIENT:

Fish cube 500grms
Onion 4 medium size(paste)
Ginger 1tbsp (paste)
Paprika 1tbsp
Nutmeg
powder ½ tsp
Vegetable oil 5tbsp
Raisin 12
Orange juice 2 cup
Sugar ¼ tsp
Salt and
pepper according to taste
Fresh coriander Finely chopped (optional)


PROCEDURE:

Wash the fish cube and marinate it with salt pepper and ¼ tsp of nutmeg powder. Now put a pan on flame give 3 tbsp of oil and sauté the marinated fish for some time say about 5 min. After that take out the fish from pan and keep aside. Now in that pan add 2 tbsp of oil and then give the onion paste sauté a little bit . Add ginger paste, sugar, paprika, the rest of nutmeg powder , salt ,raisins and stir for 1 min now add the sautéed fish . Stir for ½ min and add the orange juice .Let it boil and as the gravy thickens put off the flames. Garnish with a handful of finely chopped fresh coriander leaves and some fresh green. chillies.
I hope he will like it and I hope you will like it too. Before signing off let me share one of our childhood photo. Keep guessing our present look !

BE HAPPY.


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