Blue crab (or any crab) 4
Onion (chopped) 1
Ginger minced 1 tsp
Garlic minced 1 tsp
Red chilli powder 1-2 tsp
Coriander powder 1-2 tsp
Cumin powder ½ tsp
Turmeric powder ½ tsp
Tamarind paste ½ - 1 tsp
Cilantro/Coriander leaves (Chopped) ¼ cup
1. Wash, clean and rewash the Crab. Marinate with salt and turmeric. Keep aside.
2. Heat oil in a frying pan, add minced ginger and garlic fry till golden. Add chopped onion and fry them till transparent. Add tamarind paste, chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder and turmeric powder. Mix well.
3.Now add Crab and 1 cup water. Cook till it becomes dry. Finally add chopped cilantro, mix well. Switch off the stove.
This was my first experiment on Crab cleaning and preparation.