2009/03/24

TOMATO SAMBAR AND AN AWARD

Varsha has given this nice encouraging award................thank you dear........it's my pleasure .


I would like to pass this award to Arundathi , Deesha , Neema , Gita , Laavanya and Suma



INGREDIENTS:


Tomato - 5
Toor dal - 1 cup
Onion - 1 cup
Mustard , Jeera , Methi seeds - 1 tsp
Sambar powder - 2 tsp
Salt to taste.
Grinded Coconut - 1/4 cup
Tamarind juice - 3 tbsps
Curry leaves , coriander leaves

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Pressure cook dal with a spoon of oil and turmeric powder for 3-4 whistles.
2) Heat oil . Add spices , once it splutters add chopped onion and saute till tender.
3) Add chopped tomato and saute till skinny.
4) Add dal and powder and curry leaves .
5) Add coconut paste and tamarind juice and salt.Cover with a lid and allow to boil till the oil separates.

Sending this to Sanghi's Fall in love (FIL) - TOMATO .

My other entries are :

ARAITHA THAKKALI KULAMBU
TOMATO DAL
SPICY TOMATO OMELET
TANGY TOMATO UPMA

26 comments :

Priya said...

I do this often when am out of stock of veggies...such a delicious sambar goes awesome with hot rice n ghee..mouthwatering!!

Chitra said...

wow,thats a delecious sambhar shama:)

Priti said...

Congrats on your award dear...and sambar looks gud...

Asha said...

Love the tomato sambhar, enjoy your award! :)

sriharivatsan said...

Yummy one..I love to have this even daily..congrauts on the award..

Happy cook said...

Congrats and the sambar looks delicous.

Vicky Xavier. said...

congrats on ur award dear. We make this sambar whenever we run out of vegetables. Thakkali sambar looks delicious.

Ashwini said...

Yummy Sambar..Love this..Congrats on your award..

AnuSriram said...

Looks lovely! Nice entry!

Madhumathi said...

Tomato sambar is very simple and its looking tasty ..Congrats on your award,dear

Usha said...

Tomato sambar looks yum and simple. Congrats on your award !

Valarmathi said...

Sambar looks good and congrats on your award.

Suma Rajesh said...

tomato sambhar best combination with idlies...yummyyyyyyyyy..and thanks for the award ..u made my day dear..

Gita's Kitchen said...

Yummy dhal! Congrats on your award and thanks a lot for passing it to me sweetheart :)

Vishali said...

Congrats on the award Shama....tomato sambhar looks delicious :D.

Deepa Hari said...

Simple and delicious Sambar...Congrats on ur awards Shama.

Ann said...

Congrats on the Award....ANd the sambar yummy..!!

Superchef said...

congrats on the award!! and the sambar looks yummy!

Preety said...

congrats on your award dear..sambhar looks delicious

Malar Gandhi said...

COngrats dear.

n33ma said...

I'd love to eat this sambar with hot rice and ghee .yummy.
Thanks for thinking of me Shama,thats so swt.

vidhas said...

I love this sambhar. I used to fry and grind dhaniya, channa dhall etc. Looks perfect. Congrats on your award.

Arundathi said...

Thanks so much for the award!! :-) You made my day!

Pooja said...

Congrats for award shama...Thanks for dropping by and leaving your lovely comment...sambar is looking delicious...

Smitha said...

Hey shama,
Thanks fro visiting my blog. You space is nice too.The name suits the blog very well, i like the simple and easy recipes u have posted.
Cheers!
smitha
saffronapron.blogspot.com

Sharmi said...

congrats on the award! sambar sounds simple and nice