How to make Chilli Cilantro Marinated Fish Skewers -

Fish fingers marinated in fresh coriander flavoured paste and grilled.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Fish fillets (फिश फिले), Green chillies (हरी मिर्च )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chilli Cilantro Marinated Fish Skewers

Chilli Cilantro Marinated Fish Skewers Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chilli Cilantro Marinated Fish Skewers Recipe

  • Fish fillets boneless cut into fingers 2

  • Green chillies chopped 3-4

  • Cilantro chopped ½ cup

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard paste 1 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1¼ tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil 1 tablespoon oil + for grilling

  • Zest of 1 lemon

  • Mayonnaise ¼ cup

  • Jalapenos finely chopped 2-3

  • Red bell pepper chopped 1 small

  • Lemon cut into wedges 1


Step 1

Blend together garlic, green chillies, mustard paste, cilantro, 1 tablespoon lemon juice, salt and oil into a fine paste. Transfer into a bowl. Add lemon zest and mix well. Add fish fingers, mix well and marinate for ½ hour in the refrigerator.

Step 2

To make jalapeno mayo, put mayonnaise, jalapenos, remaining lemon juice, bell pepper and salt in a bowl and mix well.

Step 3

Insert one marinated fish finger on each 6-inch skewer.

Step 4

Heat some oil in a non-stick grill pan. Place the skewers in it and grill, rotating the skewers, till evenly done from all sides.

Step 5

Serve hot with jalapeno mayo and lemon wedges.

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