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South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma

 South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma
South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma
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  • Serves4 Person(s)
  • CategoryVeg
  • Cuisine TypeIndian
  • Good for Lunch , Dinner

About this recipe

Vegetable Kurma is a spicy and flavorful side dish for Indian bread varieties all over India. The method of preparation differs from place to place. The vegetables are cooked in coconut based spicy gravy in South India. Here is the recipe of the South Indian Spicy Delicacy...

Ingredients for South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma

  • Chopped Mixed Vegetables like carrot, beans, cabbage, cauliflower, potato, turnip 1 bowl
  • Fresh green peas 2 tb spoons
  • Capsicum 1
  • Chopped onions from 2 onions
  • Green chillies slitted 2
  • Coriander powder 2 tea spoons Red chilli powder 1 tea spoon Turmeric powder 1/4 tea spoon Cumin seeds 1/2 tea spoon Ginger Garlic Paste 2 tea spoons
  • Oil and Ghee 3 tea spoons each

How to cook South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma

  1. For Masala Paste: Fresh coconut grated 2 tb spoons Cashews 4 Kasa Kasa (Poppy seeds) 2 tea spoons Cloves 4 Cinnamon sticks 1 inch stick 2 pieces Star Anise half Ani seed (Fennel seeds)  1 tea spoon Cardamom 1
     South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma
  2. Boil the mixed vegetables with some salt to soft and keep aside. Heat a pan and dry roast all the items given under Masala paste except coconut till they become hot and add them with coconut and grind to fine paste with water and keep aside.
  3. Heat a pan with oil and ghee. Saute it with cumin seeds. After they splutter add the onions and fry well till they become tender. 
     South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma
  4. Now add the green peas and capsicum pieces and fry in medium flame for 2 minutes. Add the ginger garlic paste and stir well. Add all the powders like turmeric powder, red chilli powder and coriander powder and stir well.
  5. Add the boiled vegetables with half cup water. Let them boil for some time.Add required salt for the gravy.
     South Indian Spicy Vegetable Kurma
  6. Add the coconut paste and mix well. When the stuff thickens add necessary water and switch off the stove when it comes to gravy consistency. Garnish with coriander leaves.
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