Prawns: 100 gms

Refined flour and gram flour: One Tsp each

Yoghurt and ginger-garlic paste: One Tsp each

Red chilli powder: 1 Tsp

Lemon juice and chaat masala: One Tsp

Salt: To taste


Clean the prawns and drain the water. It should be without moisture. Add red chilli powder, salt, lemon juice with prawns and keep it aside for five minutes. Add remaining ingredients to the prawns. Heat the oil in a pan and deep fry the marinated prawns. Serve the dish with mint chutney.

Chef R. Subbaiyah is the chef de partie of Hotel Royal Court. He has specialised in South Indian cuisine. During free time he likes to watch television and read books on cookery.