How to make Almond Coated Prawns -

Prawns coated with crushed almonds and gram flour mixture and deep fried.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Prawns (प्रॉन/कोलम्बी/झींगा), Almonds (आलमंड/बादाम)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Almond Coated Prawns

Almond Coated Prawns 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 : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Almond Coated Prawns Recipe

  • Prawns shelled and deveined 20-25 medium

  • Almonds blanched, peeled and crushed 1 cup

  • Gram flour (besan) 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Carom seeds (ajwain) a pinch

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Green chillies chopped 2-3

  • Garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Ginger paste 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh mint leaves 8-10

  • Vinegar 1 tablespoon

  • Oil for deep-frying


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan. Place prawns in a bowl, add gram flour, crushed almonds, salt, carom seeds, red chilli powder, green chillies, garlic paste, ginger paste.

Step 2

Tear mint leaves and add along with vinegar and mix well till all the prawns are well coated. Add very little water and mix.

Step 3

Drop the prawns into hot oil, one by one, and deep fry till prawns are cooked. Drain on absorbent paper and serve hot.

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