Tisrayanche Suke Recipe (Goan Clams Dry)

Tisrayanche Suke is clams dry recipe which you can enjoy along with your meal.

Pooja Nadkarni
Tisrayanche Suke Recipe (Goan Clams Dry)
5339 ratings.

If you are a Goan, and love shellfish, then you will definitely like this seafood recipe. Tisreo or tisrya means clams. The recipe is very simple and it just tastes amazing. You can make this as a side dish with your meal. 

For cleaning the clams, you have to open the clams using sharp knife, remove the flesh from one shell and placing it in the other and discarding the other shell and then rinse them well. This is called tisreachi ekshipi (clams in one shell).

Serve Tisrayanche Suke along with Goan Fish Curry and Steamed Rice for a weekday meal with your friends and family.

If you like this recipe, you can also try other Goan recipes such as

  1. Goan Kaju Curry Recipe
  2. Goan Moolyacho Ross Recipe
  3. Goan Style Brinjal Bharta Recipe

Cuisine: Goan Recipes
Course: Side Dish
Diet: Non Vegeterian
Equipments Used: Hard Anodised Kadai (Wok)
Prep in

30 M

Cooks in

20 M

Total in

50 M


3 Servings


  • 500 grams Clams
  • 1/2 cup Fresh coconut , grated or dry coconut
  • 1 Onion , finely chopped
  • 2 Green Chillies , slit into halves
  • 4 Kokum (Malabar Tamarind)
  • 1 teaspoon Red Chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • Salt , to taste
  • Water , as required 

How to make Tisrayanche Suke Recipe (Goan Clams Dry)

  1. To begin making the Tisrayanche Suke recipe, first we will clean the clams. First open them into halves using a sharp knife.

  2. Then with a knife, lift all the flesh from one shell, and drop it in the other and discard the shell with no flesh.

  3. Repeat for all the remaining clams. Wash them well for 3 to 4 times.

  4. Apply turmeric powder and keep it aside for 10 minutes.

  5. In a heavy bottom vessel, add these clams, and cook on medium high heat, uncovered for 5 minutes, mixing in between.

  6. If you feel the clams are too dry, then add a tablespoon of water. Usually you don’t require water for this.

  7. Now add coconut, chopped onions, slit chillies, red chilli powder. Mix well.

  8. Serve Tisrayanche Suke along with Goan Fish Curry and Steamed Rice for a weekday meal with your friends and family.

Tisrayanche Suke Recipe (Goan Clams Dry) is part of the Recipe Contest : Share The Best Non Veg Recipe From Your Kitchen