- 300 gm salmon fish
- 8 cloves garlic
- 2 handful coriander leaves
- 1 piece ginger
- 2 tablespoon lime juice
- 1 tablespoon grated lime zest
- 1 tablespoon red chilli powder
- 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
- 1/2 tablespoon garam masala powder
- salt as required
- 1 cup vegetable oil
- 3 tablespoon gram flour (besan)
- 120 gm hung curd
Prepare A Special Ginger-Garlic Paste
To begin with wash and clean the fish. Next, make a fine paste with half of the vegetable oil, garlic, coriander, ginger, red chilli powder, cumin powder, garam masala, lime juice and zest, and salt.
Step 2 / 5 Make Gram Flour Paste
Heat the oil in a pan and add the gram flour, stir to make a paste, and cook for about a minute till fragrant and lightly coloured.
Step 3 / 5 Add Spice Paste, Yoghurt & Marination Ingredients
Add the mixture to the spice paste and combine with the yoghurt. Mix well all the ingredients for the marinade.
Step 4 / 5 Marinate The Fish Cubes & Preheat The Oven
Gently rub the marinade over the fish pieces and marinate for an hour. Preheat the oven to 200 degree Celsius and spread out the marinated fish in a baking dish.
Step 5 / 5 Bake For 10-15 Minutes
Bake the tandoori fish for 10-15 minutes on the top rack turning the fish pieces once. Baste the fish pieces once or twice during cooking with butter. Serve hot with chutney or sauce.