Sri Lanka Annasi (Pineapple Curry) Recipe

Step 1

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 pine apple 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.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 Pineapple, fresh
  • 25g Onion
  • 2 Chile, fresh
  • 50g Ghee
  • Curry leaf sprigs
  • 1/2 Lemon grass stem
  • 1ts Chile powder
  • 1/2ts Mustard seeds, ground
  • 1/2ts Turmeric
  • 1/4ts Salt
  • 200ml Coconut milk
  • 1/2ts Fennel

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