Banana Flowers Recipe

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Banana flowers have good amount of potassium and iron. It is effective for cholesterol and hypertension. Mochaa means banana flowers. After growing banana the flowers remain. Those who know the taste of banana flowers they cut the flowers and cook. There are so many recipes with Mochaa. Here I am sharing one of the easy recipe from Bangladesh. Banana flowers cutting and chopping is a great art. There are two types of flowers raw banana flowers have some bitterness and ripe banana flowers have no bitterness. Before cutting you have to bite one flower if you feel it is bitter then after cutting soak in water with little salt for 2-4 hours. Then wash, boil and strain the water after then it will ready to cook.
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Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time35 minutes
Served As: Dinner, Lunch
Recipe Cuisine Type: Bengali, Homestyle Cooking, Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Sour, Spicy, Sweet, Tangy
Servings 2

Ingredients
 

  • 250 gm Banana chopped flowers
  • 1 cubes Potato medium size cut in
  • 1 tsp Cumin Powder
  • 1 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 tsp red chili powder
  • 1 tsp Garam Masala
  • 1 to Tomato chopped
  • 1 tbsp Mustard Oil
  • Green Chillies
  • leaves Coriander
  • 1-2 tsp Salt or as per taste
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Instructions
 

  • Boil the chopped banana flowers then strain. Shallow fry the potato cubes and keep separate.
    Banana Flowers Recipe - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • In the same pan add whole red chilli and panchphoran and stir for a few seconds.
    Banana Flowers Recipe - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Then add chopped tomato, green chillies, boiled flowers, cumin powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder stir continuously. Close the lid and cook for 5 minutes.
    Banana Flowers Recipe - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Open the lid add potato cubes, garam masala and salt. Mix all together again cook for a minute. Then add coriander leaves and serve.
    Banana Flowers Recipe - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers

Recipe Notes

https://youtu.be/RBcJeAj1yWY
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Geeta Biswas
Geeta Biswas

Are you missing old, traditional recipes? I, Geeta Biswas would love to share all those different tasty and traditional recipes. Most of my recipes are simple and very creative as I try to add twist and easy steps to prepare each and every recipe.

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