Fish, Shrimp & Crab

Tallyanche Ambat Tik/ Goan Sardines Curry/ Teflache Human

Tallyanche Ambat Tik/ Goan Sardines Curry/ Teflache Human

A lip-smackingly delicious coconut based curry of Sardines finished with a hint of Sichuan pepper. Oil free! This curry is everything that a Goan looks for in a fish curry. It is tangy, sour and spicy. The name “Ambat-tik” aptly describes it. Ambat means sour […]

Grilled Shrimp

Grilled Shrimp

Shrimp grilled on a cast iron pan. An extremely flavorful, healthy and easy weeknight meal! We love sea-food. And shrimp is one of the easiest ones to cook. It gets done in 15 minutes max when grilled.  This dish is perfect for weeknight meals. Use […]

Tuna fish salad

Tuna fish salad

A very versatile and delicious Tuna fish salad that can be eaten as is on a bed of salad or transformed into a sandwich or simply enjoyed with some crackers! I first tasted Tuna fish during my first year of Engineering. One of my best […]

Suke Bangdyache Human/Dried Salted Mackerel curry

Suke Bangdyache Human/Dried Salted Mackerel curry

Curry made with dried salted Mackerel and finished with tefal aka sichuan pepper for a mouth watering aroma! In the olden days, fish was cured with dry salt and preserved for eating in the monsoons when fresh fish was scarcely available. This fish came to […]

Baked Pollock/Baked Flounder

Baked Pollock/Baked Flounder

I like simple meals which are nutritious as well as easy to prepare. Although I very much love to eat food and cook, I don’t like to spend my time slogging in the kitchen. Anything that gets done quickly and tastes good makes me happy. […]

Batat-Sungtache Tonak

Batat-Sungtache Tonak

Prawns/Shrimp cooked with potatoes and tomatoes with fragrant spices. Shrimp is very versatile. It tastes good fried, in rice dishes such as pulao, fried rice and biryani, grilled, in curries etc. You don’t have to put in a lot of effort to prepare any dish […]

Suki Sungta Kismoor (Dried Shrimp Kismoor)

Suki Sungta Kismoor (Dried Shrimp Kismoor)

Dried Shrimp seasoned with a mouthwatering mix of coconut, onions, chillies and tamarind! The coastal areas are known for their sea food. Our ancestors were smart enough to preserve anything and everything including fish and shrimp. This came in handy in the monsoons when there […]

Goan Prawn/Shrimp Curry

Goan Prawn/Shrimp Curry

Prawn curry rice is a common favorite in Goa. It is my personal favorite dish too. Fresh prawns impart a very delicious flavor to this dish which is a bit hard to find in the US. It is a usual method in Goa to make […]