Sri Lanka Dallo ( Stuffed Squid Curry)

Course : Seafoods
Serves: 4
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450 gram squid
25 grams onion
1 medium chile -- fresh
1 medium tomato
4 cloves garlic
2 pieces cardamom
1 whole clove
3 teaspoons coriander
2 teaspoons cumin
1 teaspoon fenugreek
1/2 teaspoon chile powder
1/2 teaspoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon turmeric
1 bunch curry leaf sprigs
250 milliliter coconut milk -- thin
125 milliliter coconut milk -- thick
100 grams besan (chickpea flour)
2 cloves garlic
1 teaspoon coriander
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon chile powder
1/4 teaspoon turmeric

Preparation / Directions:

Wash and clean the squid. Wipe dry and set on one side. Crush the garlic and mix this, together with the besan, in a bowl with the coriander, salt, chile powder and turmeric. Stuff the squid with this mixture and then secure with toothpicks. Chop onion, chile and tomato and crush the garlic, cardamoms and the clove. Mix the onion together with the chile, tomato, garlic, cardamom, clove, coriander powder, cumin powder, fenugreek, chile powder, paprika powder, turmeric, curry leaves and thin coconut milk. Put in a pan, add the stuffed squid and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat and simmer until the squid are tender, approximately 30 minutes. Pour in the Coconut milk, thick and cook until the gravy thickens.

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