Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Chow Chow Kootu

This is one simple and delicious curry that I have tried from Priya Tasty Recipes, it turned out soo good. I have simply cut and copied the recipe below......

Ingredients:

  • 1no Chayote (chopped), 1no Onion(chopped), 1no Tomato(chopped), 1cup Cooked moongdal, 1/2tsp. Turmeric powder, 2nos Green chillies( slit opened), Salt ro taste, 2tsp.Oil, 1/2tsp. Mustard seeds, 1tsp.Urad dal, 1no Dry red chillies, 1tbsp. Chopped coriander leaves.

To roast & grind:

  • 2tbsp. Coriander seeds, 1tsp. Fenugreek seeds, 3tbsp. Grated coconut, 1/4tsp. Asafoetida, 4nos Dry red chillies, 1tbsp. Urad dal, Dry roast all these ingredients one by one in simmer flame, grind all these dry roasted spices into a coarse powder, keep aside..

Method:

  • Heat enough oil in a kadai, let splutters the mustard seeds, dry red chillies and urad dal, add the chopped onions, chopped tomatoes and slit opened green chillies and sauté until the onions turns transculent and tomatoes turns mushy..now add the chopped chayote pieces, sauté for few minutes, add the cooked moongdal, turmeric powder, salt to the half cooked veggies..bring everything to boil, now add the coarse spice powder and chopped coriander leaves to the kootu, cook for a while and put off the stove...

21 yummies:

Anupama said...

This is very different from how I make... will try it next time :-)

Gulmohar said...

Interesting one Prasu..:-)

Prathibha said...

That looks yummy dear..

Pari said...

I am not a big fan of Chow Chow but looking at ur curry, I might give it a try.

Shri said...

I never knew you could make dal out of it...Looks delicious!

VS said...

My favorite kootu and a perfect comfort food. The dish looks good.

Sangeetha Subhash said...

Looks awesome!!great combo with rice.

SE(Denufood) said...

looks yummy..will give it a try!

Vrinda said...

simple and yummy curry with chayote..

Nostalgia said...

Nice picture.

Nandini said...

Kootu looks yum and nic picture.

Padma said...

Very tempting koottu... love to have with hot rice and papad :)

Sushma Mallya said...

yummy with rice...lovely colour too

AshKuku said...

Look is delightful.... I have never ever tried kootu & kolambu.... but I think I should....

Ash....
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Rohini said...

Looks delicious!!

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

Looks simple and delicious!!!

Sandhya Hariharan said...

Beatifully clicked... nice post!

hey deaR..!!
please collect ur award from my blog

vidhas said...

i love this kootu, but your version is diiferent from what i make, next time i will try this.

priya said...

hi dear,

plz collect ur award frm my blog!

A 2 Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

My favorite comfort food.

Sandhya Hariharan said...

i like this one... we make something quite similar too..

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