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Neimeen Porichathu  Recipe

Seer fish marinated in a spicy marinade and crisply fried.

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Preparation Time : 1.30-2 hour

Cooking time : 26-30 minutes

Servings : 4

Neimeen Porichathu

Main Ingredients

King fish (surmai), Oil




Main Course_Seafood

Level Of Cooking



  • King fish (surmai) 1/2 inch slices
    1 medium
  • Oil
    2 tbsps + to shallow fry
  • Red chilli powder
    1 tablespoon
  • Turmeric powder
    1/2 teaspoon
  • Coriander powder
    1 tablespoon
  • Ginger paste
    2 teaspoons
  • Garlic paste
    1 teaspoon
  • Rice flour
    2 tablespoons
  • Curry leaves chopped
  • Lemon juice
    2 tablespoons
  • Salt
    to taste
  • Lemon cut into wedges


Step 1

Mix red chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder, ginger paste, garlic paste, rice flour, curry leaves, lemon juice, salt and two tablespoons of oil and apply uniformly on the fish.

Step 2

Rest it for an hour in the refrigerator. Heat oil in a pan and shallow fry on medium high heat for three minutes on either side or till fish is completely cooked and golden brown. Do not crowd the pan, fry few pieces at a time. Drain and place them on an absorbent paper.

Step 3

Serve hot with lemon wedges.

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