Fresh Bombay Duck Fish Green Curry, How to make Fresh Bombay Duck Curry

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

Another Goan specialty is this Fresh Bombay Duck Fish Green.The specialty of this curry is its green in color. Also simple to make bachelors can make them without getting hassled. This curry is tempting and tastes terrific with bread, pav Or rice. Fish in green curry Or green gravy always tastes fabulous. Always green curries are made in my house every weekend. This Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe is a must try for fish lovers 🙂

The ingredients used in the recipe are usually found in your kitchen. If not available do get them from any market Or  Indian shop. As lots of Indian spices go to make this green fish curry. Sunday we had some special surprise guests so they got to eat this Fresh Bombay Duck curry. They all relished and enjoyed it! I am sure you would love them too 🙂

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

Today I am falling short of words may be I am feeling lazy….. So I will take you to this recipe quickly sometimes my readers are lucky as I don’t have much to say … hence you can view the recipe much faster.

Let’s make fresh bombay duck curry recipe step-wise below:

  1. Firstly wash the bombay duck, clean them and slice them into big size. If they are small in size then there is no need to chop them.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

2. For green paste take all ingredients from 3 to 13 (1/2 onion, chilies, garlic, ginger, cloves, cardamom, peppercorn, tamarind, coriander seeds, cinnamon, cumin). Grind all of them into a processor until smooth paste is formed. Add water if required. Keep this paste aside.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

3. Take oil in a big wok add oil. Once oil is hot saute 1/2 chopped onion. Saute until light brown in color on low heat.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

4. Now add the green paste along with chopped tomato chunks. Saute for 3 to 4 mins on low heat. Add turmeric and dhaniya powder. Mix all well.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

5. Add water as consistency required. Let this boil for another 5 mins.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

6. Its time to add bombay ducks. Now gently saute as the fish might break.

Fresh Bombay Duck Recipe

7. Finally add salt and semi cover with a lid. Let the curry cook for 5 mins more. Check the seasoning switch off the gas. Garnish with coriander leaves. Serve hot with rice Or bread.

Fresh Bombay Duck Green curry recipe and the printable version below:

Fresh Bombay Duck Fish Green Curry
 
Prep time
7 mins
Cook time
18 mins
Total time
25 mins
 
Easy Fresh Bombay Duck Fish Green Curry
Author:
Recipe type: Fish, seafood
Cuisine: Indian. Goan
Ingredients (used american measuring cup, 1 cup = 250 ml)
  • 6 to 7 fresh bombay duck
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 onion (1/2 onion for green paste and ½ for curry)
  • 4 to 5 green chilies
  • 10 garlic cloves
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 1.5 tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1 inch cinnamon stick
  • 3 to 4 cloves
  • 16 to 17 peppercorn
  • 1 tsp coriander seed
  • ½ cup coriander leaves
  • 1 green cardamom
  • 1.5 tbsp tamarind
  • 1 tomato
  • 1 t/s turmeric
  • 1 tsp coriander seed powder
  • 2 cups water Or as consistency required
  • salt as per taste
How to make the recipe?
  1. Firstly wash the bombay duck, clean them and slice them into big size. If they are small in size then there is no need to chop them.
  2. For green paste take all ingredients from 3 to 13 (1/2 onion, chilies, garlic, ginger, cloves, cardamom, peppercorn, tamarind, coriander seeds, coriander leaves, cinnamon, cumin). Grind all of them into a processor until smooth paste is formed. Add water if required. Keep this paste aside.
  3. Take oil in a big wok add oil. Once oil is hot saute ½ chopped onion. Saute until light brown in color on low heat.
  4. Now add the green paste along with chopped tomato chunks. Saute for 3 to 4 mins on low heat. Add turmeric and dhaniya powder. Mix all well.
  5. Add water as consistency required. Let this boil for another 5 mins.
  6. Its time to add bombay ducks. Now gently saute as the fish might break.
  7. Finally add salt and semi cover with a lid. Let the curry cook for 5 mins more. Check the seasoning switch off the gas. Garnish with coriander leaves. Serve hot with rice Or bread.
Notes
1. You could use any fish instead of bombay duck fish.
2. Vegans can use potatoes, aubergines instead of fish.
3. If tamarind is not available you could use 4 kokams.
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 6 to 7 people
3.4.3177


Comments

  1. Hi,

    just checking. is there no fresh coriander leaves in this recipe. coriander is mentioned twice. first as seeds and then as powder.

    thanks

  2. Hey Maria, Could you let me know your Email Address or pls Email me at hemafrank12@gmail.com, Could you give me receipe for Pork as i love it… i make it but its want to innovate some new receipe… so pls guide me.

    • Hema I am sorry I haven’t eaten pork since childhood so I don’t eat pork however if you have any request for chicken Or fish do lemme know 🙂

  3. hi there, i tried your receipe… its really awesome as its so tasty, i used to make green curry but in different manner. thanks and enjoy!

  4. Hey Maria I just made this green curry with local small fish. It’s yum AND easy to make, tks a lot for recipe and keep up the good work.

  5. hey will be trying ur crab curry today …… @ this bombay duck curry …. do we add corriander leaves as your curry has got a nice green colour without it ……
    just cuurious

    • Hey Sera,

      Do try the crab curry and lemme know how was it? …….. You could add 2 to 3 tbsp coriander leaves if you wish to……. I didn’t add coriander leaves for my curry yet turned green because of green chilies.

      I am also curious to know your reactions post making these recipes.

      Love,
      Maria

  6. Hi Maria ! I am a little late in commenting on your fish curry. It looks very delicious. I am delighted to have found your blog, especially the coastal food recipes. Will try most of them. Keep posting and good luck with the blog. Thanks

    • Hey Susan! I am also a bit late to respond you…. Thanks a Ton do cooking and lemme know how were they? take care have loads of fun 🙂

  7. It monsoons in bombay and I am pinning for some bombay duck. I wish I could get bombay duck in the city I live.

  8. !!

    Love me some Goan food!!

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