2009/10/13

MY FIRST COOKED FOOD --- MIXED VEGETABLE KURMA


Sending this to MY FIRST COOKED FOOD EVENT . I experimented this kurma exactly the next day , when my hubby and myself first met and our engagement date was fixed . My mom was busy with our engagement works including shopping , inviting relatives . My brother and myself was left alone , so that was my first day in kitchen . My brother had this with chapathi , he said good but less salt .

INGREDIENTS :

Mixed veggies -- 2 cups
Onion - 1
Tomato -- 1
Salt to taste
Biriyani leaves-- 2
Mustard-1/4 tsp
Jeera-1 tsp
Curry leaves

TO GRIND:

Grated coconut-1/2 cup
Green chillies-2
Fennel seeds- 1 tsp
Garlic cloves-2
Kuskus-1/2 tsp
Cashew --- 4
Cinnamon -- 2
Cloves - 1
Elachi -- 2

METHOD OF PREPARATION:

1) Pressure cook all the veggies with the grinded masala for 3 whistles .
2) Then , when the steam leaves . Heat oil in a kadai.Add mustard seeds and jeera ,when it splutters add chopped onion and tomato with curry leaves,biriyani leaves and fry for a while.
3) Then add this mixture to the veggies and allow to boil till it the oil separates out .Turn off the flame. Serve hot with rotis.

22 comments :

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

superrr!!

Nandini said...

Slurp! I'd like to have it with chapathi! Superb!

Anupama said...

Lovely!!! :-) I make kurma the same way.

Sailaja Damodaran said...

nice with hot rotis...

Sireesha said...

Looks delicious shama:)

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

very tempating recipe dear..do sign in as a follower dear..will take part in ur event

Purva Desai said...

looks yummy.....
sorry for missing out on ur entry, my apologies for the same
I have done the needful

Divya Vikram said...

Kurma looks lovely!

Priya said...

Delicious dish shama.

Gulmohar said...

First time in your site..You have a lovely space and also great event..will try to send in an entry :-)

VineelaSiva said...

Nice kurma with Chapathi.

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

nice dish...

Tina said...

First time here....Nice event and kurma looks delicious and creamy....

Sanghi said...

Delicious kuruma dear!!

lata raja said...

Hey Shama back after a refreshing holiday with parents? Your first cooked is such a cool attempt dear. Right away to veg kurma??? I would have stopped with cutting the veggies Heehee!

Sushma Mallya said...

Hi shama..kurma looks very delicious and would love to have this with puri...will def send in more entries to ur event..take care..

Aruna Manikandan said...

Hi Shama,

First time here.

Congrats on ur 200th post.
A wonderful Event.
Will try to send in my entry.

Nice chapathi with Kurma

Aruna Manikandan

RAKS KITCHEN said...

It took long time for me to bring out a perfect korma,u hav succeeded the first time! Only less salt,never mind,you can make so yummy looking now :)

Suma Rajesh said...

looks tempting and delicious

Rohini said...

That was a really daring first attempt..! :D
Surely yummy, I can see it!! Will try out soon :)

Swapna said...

Hi, I have posted my contribution for your event

n33ma said...

I love a kurma like this coz we put in so many veggies.Good one!