Learn How To Make Katla Macher Kalia Bengali Recipe at At Home


Easy Preparation Of Katla Macher Kalia Recipe


Katla Kalia is one of the most loved fish curry recipes among Bengalis. It is absolutely a delicious food item you can avail at any Bengali restaurant.

Kalia means “Jhol” in Bengali. So Katla Kalia generally means Katla macher jhol. People across many states or cities of India loved this food recipe so much. Previously it was a popular dish in Bengal only but due to unmatched taste it has won the hearts of many food lovers. Here we have described the easiest process step by step to prepare Katla macher Kalia in Bengali style.




Katla Macher Kalia

Katla Macher Kalia



Preparation Method Of Katla Kalia


Preparation Time - 15 minutes
                          Cooking Time - 20minutes

  •     Ingredients

  • Katla Machh:-   500gram


  • Onion:-    100 gram (sliced)


  • Onion:-   100 gram (paste)


  • Garlic:-    5 cloves


  • Ginger:-   1 inch


  • Tomato:-    2 medium size ( roughly chopped)


  • Bay leaf:-   1


  • Cumin seeds:-   1tsp


  • Garam masala powder:-    1/2tsp. ( One small cinnamon stick, cloves & cardamom)               


  • Turmeric  powder:-    3tsp


  • Kashmiri Red chili powder:-   1tsp


  • Cumin powder:-    1tsp


  • Coriander powder:-   2tsp


  • Curd:-   1/2cup (beaten)


  • Salt:-    As needed


  • Sugar:-   1tsp


  • Cashew Nuts:-   12


  • Raisins:-  10


  •    Method-


  •   Take the fish pieces then wash properly, pat dry and marinate with salt, turmeric and keep aside.
  •    Now make a paste, add onion, ginger, garlic, tomatoes, green chilies, cashew nuts, and raisins. Blend it into a smooth paste. Keep it aside for further usage.
  •     Now heat oil in a pan then add marinated fish pieces, fry till golden and take the fish and keep aside.
  •    In the same pan add cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, bay leaf and cumin seeds.  Please stir for 30 seconds.
  •     Add chopped onion and fry until light brown. Then add the mixture of onion, ginger, garlic and tomatoes. Saute and stir on medium heat for 5-7 minutes.
  •     Fry, adding a little water, until the oil floats on top. Then add the turmeric powder, red chili powder, and cumin powder. Mix well and sauté on medium to low heat for about 5 minutes.
  •    Now add curd mix it well and sauté on medium to low heat for about 5 minutes. Add sugar and some water.
  •     After the masala is cooked, add hot water and the fried fish pieces. Then cover the lid and cook on low to medium heat for 10 minutes.
  •    Now remove the lid and add garam masala.  For garnish you can also use some coriander leaves.
  •    Serve with plain rice.


Katla Kalia

Katla Kalia

Ready To Serve Katla Macher Kalia: 


When the preparation of Katla Kalia is finished serve it to your near and dear ones and win their hearts with unconditional love. Make the recipe at home for your family or you can try it at some events also.


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