SHRIMP CURRY WITH TAMARIND
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1 lb. Shelled and Devein Shrimp
1 1/2 Tbs Sri Lankan Curry Powder
1/2 tspn Turmeric Powder
1 tspn. Cayenne
6 Curry Leaves. (Called Karapincha in Sri Lanka and Karipatha in the Indian Stores)
1/4 tspn Fenugreek Seeds (Available in Asian Stores.)
1 tspn. Garlic Pulp
1 Onion (Chopped)
1 tspn Salt.
1 TBS. Tamarind Pulp
1/2 cup Hot Water.
Mix Tamarind in hot water and let it cool. Combine Tamarind, Curry Powder, Salt, Turmeric, Cayenne and marinade the shrimp for 15minutes. Heat 3 TBS. Oil in a Pan and sauté Curry Leaves, Fenugreek seeds, Onion and Garlic in that order and then turn the Shrimp and cook for 8-10 minutes on low flame. *This is a Dry Curry. Should you want more of gravy, add 1/2 cup of Coconut Milk and bring to temperature and turn the heat off.