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With simplicity, Assamese cuisine is a blend of different native styles with significant regional variations and some external influences. My blog Recipes.com is basically for those people who really love different kind of Assamese cuisine. Here I have shared a few very well-liked dishes from my native soil Assam. Apart from Assamese recipes I have shared different kind of recipes through this blog. Hope you will like it..........

Monday, August 26, 2013

Paleng Xaakor logot maasor Jool (Spinach and fish curry in Assamese style)


  • Fried river fish- 4-5 pieces 
  • Spinach leaves(Paleng Xaak)   1/2 (chopped)
  • Onion- 1 small sliced lengthwise
  • Ginger garlic paste 1tsp
  • Green chilly 1-2
  • Cumin Powder- 1tsp
  • Turmeric powder-1/2 tsp
  • Salt- (According to taste)
  • Mustard oil- 2 tbsp
  • Lemon juice 2tsp


  • In a hot deep pan put mustard oil
  • Now add sliced onion, ginger garlic paste, green chilly and fry for some time.
  • Add turmeric powder, cumin  powder and fry well.
  • Now add the chopped Spinach leaves, salt and cook for 5 minutes. 
  • Now add two cups of water  and let the gravy boil.
  • Cover with a lid and let it boil for another 5 minutes
  • put the pieces of fried fishes into the gravy, cover the lid and put it on medium flame for about 10 minutes  
  • Add lemon juice before switching off the gas . 
  • Serve with rice


  1. This was delicious too! I like how your recipes are so simple. Thank you again.