Thursday, February 4, 2010

Nandu puttu(crab)


  • Nandu (crab) - 2 lbs
  • onions - 1/4 kg
  • green chillies - 4 - 5 ( to taste)
  • Fennal seeds - 1tsp
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  • garlic - 5 pods
  • salt to taste
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  • turmeric - 1/4 tsp
  • curry leaves - 10 - 12
  • oil to fry

  • Open the can , remove the water and put some turmeric and mix (no need to boil it)
  • Peel the garlic and keep it aside
  • Cut onion into fine slices
  • Cut green chillies into fine slices
  • In a kadai add oil and add the fennel seeds then add garlic,curry leaves and green chillies then fry until the garlic are cooked
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  • Now add the onions fry untill it turns golden brown in colour then add turmeric powder little.
  • Now add the crab and salt .
  • Mix it well
  • Leave it in simmer for 5 mins.
  • Serve hot with rasam rice or pepper kuzhambu


  1. wow! it looks delicious!

    join with us in the EFM-Mutton Series going in my blog!Deadline for the event is 15th of February! Visit for more details

  2. Hey looks deli...didu visit this blog "Mane Adige " original kannada recipes .i am dying to try them out soon and urs too....anni

  3. Thanks sirlekha..
    ll sure join ur efm-mutton series..



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