2009/10/20

RAJMA IN MILK GRAVY



INGREDIENTS :

Rajma -- 1 cup
Milk -- 1 cup
Onion -- 1
Tomato - 1
Green chillies - 2
Fennel seeds - -1 tsp
Cashew -- 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Turmeric powder -- 1 tsp
Garam masala - 1/2 tsp
Chilli powder - -1 tsp

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Soak rajma overnight , strain the water and keep aside .
2) Heat a spoon of oil .Saute onion,tomato and chillies till tender . Allow it to cool.
3) Grind onion mixture with cashews,fennel seeds and powders .
4) Heat pressure cooker . Add a spoon of oil ,once hot,add jeera and mustard ,curry leaves .
5)Then add the grinded masala , rajma , milk and sufficient water .Cook for 5 whistles till rajma is soft and gravy is thick . Garnish with coriander leaves .

Serve hot with rice or rotis .

Sending this to JFI : Rajma hosted at Dilse , event started by Indira of Mahanadhi  and

Only event , Cooking with soya by preethi, initially started by Pari .



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Dal and Taroroot fry

26 comments :

Pari said...

Very interesting Shama, extremely innovative.

shanthi said...

Yummy gravy, Do participate in my food for orphanages event

Happy cook said...

This is new to me, looks so yumm.

Sangeetha Subhash said...

Looks yummy and just thinking about how tasty it will be with roti.

Sailaja Damodaran said...

Yummy....

prasu said...

looks yummy dear......it's rich and creamy.

Rohini said...

Simple and rich gravy!!

Dhanya Nambirajan said...

Rajma curry looks yummy:).

Sushma Mallya said...

A new one, never used milk in gravy using rajma...looks good shama and hope u enjoyed and had a great diwali

Chitra said...

Looks very nice & new to me.Have bookmarked it ..

Vrinda said...

Very innovative recipe...i think it will go well with pulav...

Parita said...

a new combination, never tried rajma with milk before

Gulmohar said...

that sounds interesting...

Anupama said...

Looks super delicious :-)

Padma said...

Delicious gravy Shama... nice creamy and rich in taste :)

Raje said...

Interesting recipe! Looks Yummy!

Superchef said...

this looks very delicious Shama!

Geetha Achal said...

சூப்பர்ப்...நல்ல குறிப்பு.

Tina said...

Rajma is ma fav..this looks very different...

Prathibha said...

I love the flavor induced by milk for rajma...yummy..

Dershana said...

That seems a very nice combo!

Priya said...

Prefect dish for rotis and naans..

my kitchen said...

new combination of rajma milk curry,looks good

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

hi dear i'm really sure of the detail for ur event..can u spend the link so that I can send my entry..thanks

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

hi dear i'm really sure of the detail for ur event..can u spend the link so that I can send my entry..thanks

Valarmathi said...

Looks yummy....