Friday, May 28, 2010

Black Eyed Pea Sundal / Karamani Sundal

I've already posted few recipes with black eyed pea and here is another very simple but delicious recipe.

Ingredients :

1. Black Eyed Pea - 1 Cup (Soaked and cooked)
2. Oil - 1 tsp
3. Mustard - 1 tsp
4. Curry Leaf - little qty
5. Asafoetida - A pinch
6. Salt - Little qty
7. Coconut - 4 tsp (Grated)
8. Red Chilly - 2

Procedure :

1. Cook soaked black eyed pea with little salt.

2. Now, in a pan add oil. Heat it.

3. Then add mustard and once it popped add asafoetida, red chillies and curry leaves. Fry for few seconds.

4. Add cooked black eyed pea. Mix well.

5. Turn off the stove. Then add the grated coconut.

6. Serve as evening snack.

Check the other sundal varieties :-

Pattani (Peas) Sundal :
Cooked Peas seasoned with mustard, red chilly and curry leaves.

Karamani Sweet Sundal
Cooked Black eyed bean (Karamani) simmered in jaggery and flavoured with coconut.

Vellai Kondaikadalai Sundal
Cooked Chickpeas seasoned with mustard, red chilly and curry leaves and flavoured with coconut.

Spicy Chickpea
Cooked Chickpeas, carrot and bell pepper flavoured with ginger-garlic paste and garam masala.

Hot'N'Sour Mochai/Kara Mochai
Cooked field bean flavoured with onion and red chilly.

Who tried this recipe?
1. Sharanya


Nivedita Thadani said...

Hi Nithu
I love this as an evening snack.
Congratulations for the award from Radhika. Keep up the work. All the best for everything.

Menaga Sathia said...

lovely & perfect evening snack!!

Padmajha said...

That's a delicious and tasty snack to indulge

Veggie Hut said...

very healthy snack!!

Simplyfood said...

Sundal looks yummy and delicious.

Rachana said...

A health n delicious Snack!

Unknown said...

Great snack Nithu. I have some black eyed lying in pantry, am surely making this.

Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

Super snack..Healthy one...

Vrinda said...

Healthy n easy one...lov it

sonu said...

hey nithu congrats on ur winning at rv's event...this looks gr8 we make the same way except adding coconut..will try adding coconut next time..thnx for sharing

Jayanthy Kumaran said...

Healthy n tasty snack...perfect recipe..

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

yummy one... very healthy too...

subhashini said...

healthy and delicious

Indian Khana said...

Nice twist to the usual sundal....gud entry

Swathi said...


nice snack, healthy one

Priya Suresh said...

Protein packed sundal looks awesome Nithu..

Unknown said...

sundal is always ahealthy meal...

Susan said...

Yum, yum, and more yum!

Thanks for your simple and tasty MLLA contribution, Nithu!

Suji said...

Wow, great idea for sundal..Looks yumm Nithu

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