Fish in Spiced Gravy

Preparation info
  • Serves


    • Difficulty


Appears in
Floyd's Great Curries

By Keith Floyd

Published 2004

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Mustard seeds make for a wonderful flavor, quite different from processed mustard, so do not be put off by them!


  • 1 lb 9 oz/700 g firm white fish fillets (such as cod, halibut


Clean the fish fillets and salt them, then let stand.

Toast the poppy seeds in a dry pan gently over low heat for 2 minutes. Take off the heat, then add a little water and let stand for 15 minutes. Then pound to a paste in a pestle and mortar.

Put the poppy seeds, mustard seeds, coconut, ginger, garlic, turmeric, onion, coriander and chili powders, green chiles, cumin, and 1 tea