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Prawns Dry: Prawns Roast (Kerala Style)

Prawn Roast recipe

Prawn Roast

A simple dish. Easy to prepare. Taste good and looks good. Try it out!!!!

Prawn Roast Recipe


  • Prawns cleaned – 250g
  • Oil – 6 tbsp
  • Onion – 2 big
  • Kashmiri Chilli Powder – ½ tsp
  • Green Chilli – 3
  • Turmeric powder – ½ tsp
  • Coriander powder – ½ tsp
  • Ginger garlic paste – 2 tsp
  • Lemon juice – ½ tsp
  • Curry leaves – 10

To Marinate:

  • Chilli powder – 1 tsp
  • Kashmiri chilli powder – 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder – ½ tsp
  • Ginger garlic paste – 2 tsp
  • Lemon juice – 1 tsp
  • Salt


  1. Mix all the ingredients to marinate. Add little water into it and make it to a paste.
  2. Add cleaned prawns into it and keep it in the fridge for half an hour.
  3. Heat oil in a nonstick pan and roast the prawns in a low-medium heat until its golden brown in colour. Remove it from the pan
  4. To the pan add sliced onion, curry leaves.
  5. When onion turns golden brown in colour add ginger garlic paste, green chilli and cook for 4-5 min.
  6. Add kashmiri chilli, turmeric and coriander powder and cook for 2-3 min.
  7. Add roasted prawns, lemon juice and mix well.
  8. Cook for another 4-5 min and serve hot.


  • Always cook prawns in low- medium heat.
  • Kashmiri chilli powder gives good red colour to your dish.



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10 thoughts on “Prawns Dry: Prawns Roast (Kerala Style)

  1. I tried it & followed what exactly you mentioned there,
    The result is fabulous, it’s very spicy & Delicious.
    Thank you for a brilliant recipee.

  2. I tried it. Came out good. I accidentally added some extra Masala powder so I was unable to get the dry consistency. Thanks for the recipe.

  3. Vimmy, the reason I noticed your recipe was because of the picture and that is exactly what I had wanted to make. I am seriously amazed how the recipe was accurate and the dish came out really delicious!! Thanks Vimmy! I am sure to try out your remaining recipes!! Keep up the good job of helping people with zilch knowledge in cooking able to deliver a tasty dish!!

    • Dear VnG,
      Happy to know that the recipe worked out well for you. Its one of my favorite too. Try out the rest also. I am sure you will love it.

      Happy Cooking!!!!
      Vimmy 🙂

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