PULSE Recipes Stir Fried Dried Shrimp (Koonisso)

Stir Fried Dried Shrimp (Koonisso)

2017 Jul 17

A spicy dish of Koonisso? Yes please!


  • Koonisso 250 g
  • Oil 3 tbsp
  • Onion (medium) 1
  • Tomato (medium) 1
  • Green chillies 3
  • Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp
  • Salt 1/2 tsp
  • Chilli flakes 2 tsp
  • Curry Leaves & Rampa
  • Soy sauce 1 tsp
  • Garlic 3 cloves


  1. Wash and drain koonisso with lukewarm water.
  2. Heat a oil in a saucepan. Add green chillies, garlic, curry leaves & rampa, turmeric powder, chilli flakes and koonisso. Mix well.
  3. Add onion, salt and soy sauce and cook for 10- 15 minutes. Finally add chopped tomatoes.

Aunty D. is a full-time mom working a little magic in the kitchen whenever she’s got time on her hands. She brings to you easy and fast recipes with a twist of Sri Lankan spices and cooking techniques. Get Cooking!