Punjab is mostly renowned for its obsession with kukkad. But did you know that Punjab also boasts of a fish delicacy that has had the locals hooked for centuries?
Punjab instantly directs a mind to the never ending list of delicious.😋
Punjab may not have a coastline but it is a land of five river and one gets the best variety of fish near amritsar.
Amritsari fish🐠 is an absolute favourite fish recipe from the city of ‘Amritsar’ in Punjab. Which comes in the northern part of India. It’s so famous in Punjab,that it can be found in any of local stall or the best of the hotels. Its popularity is similar to tandoori chicken. By now,you must have guessed that since the fish originated from that city,hence its named ‘Amritsari’ which literally means from amritsar.
Amritsari fish 🐠 fry is a wonderful dry fish made with spicy masala that is coated over the fish.
Marinate the fish pieces with lemon juice,salt,red chilli powder.heeng, ajwain, ginger- garlic paste , besan , maida,turmeric powder . Now deep fry the fish.and sprinkle chat masala & serve it.😋😍
- 350 grams Boneless fish.🐠
- 1 tablespoon Ginger paste.✨
- 1tablespoon Garlic paste.✨
- 1/4 tablespoon Coarsely crushed Ajwain/ Carom seeds.✨
- 1/2 tablespoon Roasted cumin seeds✨.
- 1/4 Besan (Chickpea flour) Gram flour.✨
- 3/4 tablespoon Home made tandoori masala😘✨.
- 2-3 tablespoon Beaten curd ( Yogurt)🍨.
- 4-6 tablespoon Club soda or Soda water.🍸
- 3 tablespoon (Mustard oil).🍯
- 1/4 teaspoon Red chilli powder.🌶️🌶️
- Salt to taste😘
- 1- 2 tablespoon Chat masala to sprinkle on top.✨
Add fish🐠 pieces and coat it well. Keep it aside for 30 minutes to an hour. Do not keep it for more then an hour because soda will loose its fizz and fish will not be that crunchy.
Then heat oil in kadai pan♨️ and deep fry the fish🐠 pieces until golden brown in colour 😋.
Garnish with sliced onions, coriander leaves,🌿 and lemon 🍋 juice. Serve with chutney and sprinkle chat masala on the top.✨😋😋
🤗 Looking for someone hassle party food,try this all time food, Amritsari fried Fish 🐠✨.
I hope you like this recipe ‘ Amritsari fried Fish 🐠. Thanking so much ✨✨