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Section: Pineapple
Recipe: Sri Lankan Annasi (Pineapple Curry)

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Sri Lankan Annasi (Pineapple Curry)
1	 	pineapple, fresh
25	grams 	onion (1 oz.)
2		green chili peppers (optional)
50	grams 	coconut oil (2 oz.)
1	x 	curry leaves
1/2	each 	lemon grass stems
1	teas. 	red chile powder (optional)
1/2	teas. 	mustard seeds
1/2	teas. 	turmeric
1/4	teas. 	salt
200	ml 	coconut milk (7 oz.)
1/2	teas. 	fennel bulb

Cut the pineapple in half lengthways, scoop out the flesh and cut into
cubes. Retain the half pineapple shells. Chop the onion and finely slice
the chiles. Heat the ghee and fry the onion together with the curry leaves
and lemon grass. Add the chile powder paprika powder, mustard, turmeric,
salt and pineapple pieces and cook for a few minutes until the pineapple is
soft. Remove from the heat and pour in the coconut milk. Sprinkle with the
fennel and allow curry to simmer for a further 10 minutes. Serve in
hollowed out pineapple shells, garnished with sliced chiles.

Adapted from: RecipeLand.com
Antony Pateman © 2009 RecipeLand.com