Sev Barfi and Thoomwari Macchi
In Sindhi language, Thoom means garlic and this fish curry is made with the classic flavours of garlic and fenugreek leaves. The sev barfi is easy to make and is popularly served during the Sindhi weddings.
Sev Barfi and Thoomwari Macchi
Cuisine

- Indian

Serves

- 1-2

Cooking Time

-60 Min

Difficulty

- Medium

Preparation Time

- 35 Min

INGREDIENTS

  • FOR Fish Marination
  • 3 fillets Rawas
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • Salt as per taste
  • 4 tbsp oil (for fish frying)
  • FOR Curry
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1 cup tomato puree
  • 1 cup Methi
  • 1 tbsp garlic
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • Salt as per taste
  • 1 cup water
  • FOR Sev Barfi
  • 1 litre milk
  • 150 grams khoya
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup sev (unsalted)
  • Kesar
  • For garnish - Vark and slices of bell pepper

HOW TO PREPARE SEV BARFI AND THOOMWARI MACCHI

  1. 1

    For preparing Fish Curry, transfer fish fillets in a bowl.
  2. 2

    Add salt, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder, oil and marinate the fish for 10 - 15 minutes.
  3. 3

    In a heated pan, add oil and shallow fry the fish until it turns crispy.
  4. 4

    In a heated pan, add oil, chopped garlic, methi, a pinch of salt and mix it.
  5. 5

    Add the mixture in another pan.
  6. 6

    Add tomato puree and mix well.
  7. 7

    Add salt as per taste, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder and let it cook.
  8. 8

    Add water and mix it well.
  9. 9

    Add the fried fish and mix it.
  10. 10

    For preparing Sev Barfi, add milk in a heated pan and let it boil.
  11. 11

    Add khoya and stir it.
  12. 12

    Add sugar and let it melt.
  13. 13

    Add kesar, sev and mix it well.
  14. 14

    Transfer the mixture to the tray and let it cool in the fridge for 30 minutes.
  15. 15

    Garnish the Sev Barfi with vark and Thoomwari Macchi with slices of bell peppers and serve it.
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