2010/04/28

BOTTLEGOURD MOR PACHADI

Hai Friends ,

We are back in home after a wonderful vacation in Goa . Thank you for visiting my blog and for the valuable comments even in my absence .

Here comes a simple and quick recipe to beat this summer ,




INGREDIENTS :

Bottlegourd - 1 cup (cubed)
Fresh curd - 1 cup
Coconut - 4 pieces
Green chillies - 2
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
Salt to taste

For Tadka :

Mustard - 1 tsp
Red chillies - 2
Curry leaves
Channa dal - 1 tsp

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Heat oil in a pan . Once hot , add mustard and red chillies.When it splutters , add channa dal and roast it half brown .
2) Add curry leaves . Then , add chopped gourd and saute well .Sprinkle little water and cover with a lid .
3) Meanwhile , fry coconut pieces and green chillies with a pinch of asafoetida and grind it with curd and keep aside.
4) Once veggie is cooked well , add turmeric powder and mix well.
5) Turn off the flame and add the beaten curd to it and mix well.

Serve hot with Rice .

27 comments :

Nithu Bala said...

This is such a lovely dish..I make this with ash gourd..great click..

Hope you had a great vacation and enjoyed well in Goa..

Yummy Team said...

Glad to hear that you enjoyed your vacation, Shama..Pachadi looks delicious!!

Geetha Achal said...

எனக்கு மிகவும் பிடித்த மோர்குழம்பு...சூப்பர்ப்....மிகவும் நன்றாக ட்ரிப்பாக இருந்து இருக்கும்...

Malar Gandhi said...

Soraikai thayir pachadi sounds delicious, refreshing.

divya said...

Colorful and yummy dish..Thanks for sharing this fabulous recipe!!

Gita Jaishankar said...

Very healthy pachadi dear..looks so inviting and tasty :)

Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

One of our favorite..Summer Special !!!

Kiran said...

Welome back.Hope you had a nice vacation.
I love all yogurt chutneys,they are very healthy.I too make this but a little different from your preparation.
Nice pic.

PranisKitchen said...

really delicious one.nice pic too
hope u had a really enjoyed the Goa trip

Viki's Kitchen said...

Hi dear, how was your vacation? Pachadi looks very delicious and great for the season.

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Thanks for suggesting another way of eating bottle gourd :)

VineelaSiva said...

Hai Shama Welcome back.Hope u had a great vacation.Its new to never tried this.Will try.

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

hope you had a lovely trip to goa...
This looks yum!

sowmya's creative saga said...

i make it like raitha using grated bottlegourd this looks yumm..

Nandini said...

Healthy pachadi perfect for this hot weather.

SathyaSridhar said...

Welcome back dear,hope u enjoyed ur break.. pachadi looks great n delicious dear..bottlegourd is good for diet persons ..

Chitra said...

Healthy ,nice pachadi :)

Priya said...

Fantastic pachadi Shama, looks awesome..

kamala said...

Cool and soothing dish for summer.

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

Lovely pachadi, i like it very much...

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

looks mouth-watering:)

Sushma Mallya said...

Hi Shama,hope you had a great vacation and enjoyed a lot,saw all your pics , u all look great...and bottlegourd pachadi looks delicious...

Laavanya said...

I've never thought to make pachadi with bottle gourd - how interesting.

Valarmathi said...

Lovely and yummy recipe, looks delicious.

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Love this so much! I have not tasted beofre,must try !

Hari Chandana said...

healthy and deliicous pachadi.. nice click!!

Sukanya said...

Look so thick and delicious. I am surely going to try this recipe soon.