Caramelized Fish with Red Pepper

Caramel is one form of liquified sugar or variety of sugar. Last weekend, I had some fresh red pepper in my store and I thought of cooking something with contrast in taste. Caramelized prawn being one of the popular dishes, I thought of improvising it with fish cubes instead and add some hot flavor to…

Hot-Sweet-Sour Fish with Pineapple

Sweet and sour is a widely popular delicacy in so called Chinese cuisine. However, this dish has wide variations across the globe. Some parts of China have their own style of cooking it. On the other side, western countries – Europe and America have evolved their own style which considerably deviates from the Chinese type….

Fish & Cherry tomato tossed in Oyster sauce

Last weekend I visited the nearby supermarket to get something new to cook, something unusual but tasty to experiment with. Indian dishes use tomato a lot but we rarely see tomato being used in any Chinese or Thai delicacy. I found some fresh cherry tomato and oyster mushroom in the market and ventured for cooking…

Double Fried Fish in Butter & Barbecue Sauce

Last weekend I had some leftover broccoli and I was in a hurry to quickly cook something for lunch. I wanted to have something very quick and tasty with not much ingredients involved and ultimately I landed up with this recipe. It turned out to be extremely tempting and you would definitely enjoy it if…

Fish Tandoor Grilled with onion & spices

This is an interesting experiment with four 6-7 inches sized fishes commonly named as ‘Paarshe’ in eastern India. Usually this fish is either slow steam cooked with crushed mustard seeds or cooked in water based stew called curry. But I tried it differently. It was quite tempting to eat. I tried it with Paarshe but…

Fish with Red Wine Vinegar & mild Black Bean flavour

Winter is on in the city and festival is on in the kitchen! This is Kolkata. In summer, we observe a downward trend in the variety of fishes available in the market. But winter is just the opposite. I had got a fresh Asian Sea Bass again this week and ended up in a moderately…