Dried Prawn Roast

Dried Prawn Roast

Easy hostel recipe .. provided you have an induction cooker and easy access to dried prawns/fish.

Veena and Sudhir


  1. 1 Cup prawns dried
  2. Tablespoon Salt
  3. To Taste Pepper
  4. 1.5 Teaspoons Chilly Red Powder
  5. 1 Teaspoon Coriander
  6. 1/2 Teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  7. 3 Tablespoons Oil
  8. 3 Tablespoons Corn Flakes
  9. 1/2 Cup Shallots
  10. 2 Greenchillies
  11. 1 lemon


15 mins
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    Add all the spices to 2 table spoons of oil and lemon juice and mix thoroughly

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    Clean and prewash the dry prawns.Add the prawns to the marination and let it stay for 15 minutes.

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    Add some oil in a pan and add slit Green Chillies and Shallots.Saute till soft and translucent

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    Add the marinated prawns into the pan and roast until cooked.Dried fish has a very pungent smell.If in hostel, remember to close your door to avoid any attack.

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    Crush the cornflakes and add to the mixture right before taking it off the stove

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    Sprinkle more pepper if needed.Serve Hot

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