How to make Prawn and Potato Rassa - SK Khazana -

The green chutney gives this prawn and potato dish a freshness that is very appealing

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Prawns (medium) (मध्यम आकार के प्रॉन्स), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Indian, Maharashtrian

Course : Main Course Seafood

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Prawn and Potato Rassa - SK Khazana

Prawn and Potato Rassa - SK Khazana Recipe Card


Hindi: jhinga
Favourite seafood? Prawns, prawns and more of prawns. A wide variety of small crustaceans, tiny relatives of the lobster, are known as prawns. Prawns are normally translucent when raw but get their distinctive pink or red colour on being cooked. one word of caution – if buying unpeeled prawns, smell for freshness and look for bright, shiny shells that have some spring left in them.

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve :

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Prawn and Potato Rassa - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Prawns (medium) shelled, deveined and washed 25-30

  • Potatoes boiled and peeled 2 medium

  • Scraped coconut 1/2 cup

  • Green chilli 1

  • Garlic cloves 8-10

  • Onion cut into quarters 1 small

  • coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Tamarind pulp 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • coriander sprig for garnish


Step 1

Put coconut in a blender jar, add green chilli, 4-5 garlic cloves, onion and coriander leaves, add a little water and blend to a fine paste.

Step 2

In a large bowl, add prawns, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, salt, tamarind pulp and the ground paste. Mix well and set aside for 8-10 minutes.

Step 3

Rinse the blender jar with 1½ cups water and rinse. We will use this water later.

Step 4

Heat oil in an earthen pot, crush remaining garlic cloves and add. saute till they turn golden brown.

Step 5

Meanwhile, cut potatoes boiled and peeled into 1 inch pieces.

Step 6

Add onion to the garlic mixture and sauté till it turns golden brown in colour.

Step 7

Add prawns and potatoes, mix well and sauté on high heat for 3-4 minutes. Add the masala water and mix well. Cook on medium heat for 4-5 minutes. Take the pot off the heat.

Step 8

Transfer the rassa into a serving bowl, garnish with coriander sprig and serve hot.

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