Get the flavrs app for thousands more FREE recipes and cooking videos
Get the flavrs app for thousands of FREE videos and full recipes
App StoreRecipes QR code

Sri Lankan Grilled Fish with a side of Mustard Rice! Recipe (with Video)

Sugar-free, Sesame-free, Fish

Discover our Sri Lankan Grilled Fish with a side of Mustard Rice! Recipe, a International recipe perfect as a main course recipe. Download the Flavrs app for 1000+ free food videos and recipes!

Serving size

Prep 45min | Cook 30min


Main Ingredients
- 2 Pomfret fish
- 1 tsp Cloves, crushed
- 1 tsp Cardamom, crushed
- 1 tsp Ginger powder
- 1 tsp amchur
- 1 tbsp Ginger, chopped
- 1 tsp Garlic, chopped
- 1 tsp Turmeric powder
- 1 tsp Kashmiri chili powder
- 1 tsp Salt
- 0.25 c Avocado oil, for frying
For Tarka Rice
- 1 tbsp Coconut oil
- 1 tsp brown mustard seeds
- 2 cardamom pods
- 1 c Rice
- 1 tsp Salt
- 2 c water
Flavrs app
Get the flavrs app for the full experience
Discover, organize your favorite recipes all in one place
Get app to bookmark recipe


Marinating the Fish
1. Create deep cuts on pomfret fish and add it in a container.
2. In a small bowl, add SpiceTribe’s ginger powder, amchur, crushed ginger garlic, turmeric powder, chili powder and salt. Mix it well.
3. Now rub it all over the fish. Make sure it gets into all the cuts.
4. Marinate for at least 30 minutes.
Cooking the Fish
1. Add 1/2 a cup avocado oil in a frying pan.
2. Once hot, add the marinated fish to the pan.
3. Cook it on medium heat for 5-8 minutes each side.
Preparing the Rice
1. Heat some coconut oil and fry SpiceTribe’s mustard seeds.
2. Also add a couple of cardamom pods.
3. Then add rice and lightly toast it.
4. Add salt and water. Mix it well.
5. Cook on simmer for 15 minutes. Fluff before serving.
Serving the Dish
1. Make a bed of rice and place the fried fish.
2. Enjoy it with chopped salad.

See more recipes

Recipe Image
Recipe Image
Recipe Image
Recipe Image
Recipe Image
Flavrs Logo

Discover, organize, and grocery shop your favorite recipes

No Ads

See it in action

Down Chevron