Sunday, March 25, 2012

Quick & Easy Plantain Curry / Vazhakkai Curry

This is an easy and tasty curry famous in many parts of Tamil Nadu. This curry goes very well with any rice.

Ingredients :

1. Plantain / Vazhakkai – 3 (Peeled and finely chopped)
2. Onion - 1 (Medium sized, Chopped)
3. Coconut - 1 tbs (Grated)
4. Green Chilly - 2
5. Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp
6. Mustard – 1/2 tsp
7. Urad dhal – 1/2 tsp
8. Curry leaves – A few
9. Coriander – Little qty
10. Lemon Juice – 1 tsp
11. Oil – 4 tsp.
12. Salt – Needed Qty

Procedure :

1. Heat oil. Splutter mustard. Add urad dhal, fry till golden brown.

2. Add onion and green chilly. Saute till onion turns golden brown.

3. Add finely chopped plantain, turmeric powder and salt. Sprinkle a little water. Mix the contents well.

4. Medium the flame. Close the pan with lid.

5. Wait till the plantain is cooked properly. Add lemon juice. Mix well.

5. Finally, add coconut, curry leaves and coriander. Switch off the stove.

6. Serve with Sambar sadam, Kuzhambu sadam and Rasam sadam. 

Who tried this recipe?
1. Priya Satheesh
2. Sharanya


Rasi said...

One of my fav karamedu :)

chow and chatter said...

this looks great love plantains

Lavanya said...

Looks yummy. Please visit my blog when you get time.

Indian Khana said...

Love this ...looks yum

Shilpakiran said...

presentation is too good .. really yummy dish thanks for sharing

priya said...

looks so tempting and nice!

Unknown said...

Plaintain curry looks healthy and yummy.

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Unknown said...

Palintain curry looks healthy and yummy.

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Faseela said...

yummy n healthy curry...

Shobha said...

This one is perfect with sambar sadam.. my version I don't add onions is the same.

Sravs said...

Healthy and delicious one !!

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Sensible Vegetarian said...

Looks superb.

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chef and her kitchen said...

nice and delicious curry..yumm

anjana said...

yummy and healthy banana curry..

Nitha said...

I make it same way except for the lemon juice..

Pari Vasisht said...

Simple and tasty version. You can send it to my event too.