2010/04/29

DRUMSTICK CURRY / MURUNGGAIKAI KOOTU



INGREDIENTS :

Drumstick -- 2
Moong dal - 1 cup
Red Chillies - 2
Mustard - 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Curry leaves

FOR GRINDING :

Coconut pieces - 5
Channa dal - 1 tsp
Jeera - 1 tsp
Asafoetida - 1 tsp
Red Chillies - 5
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Pressure cook dal with a tsp of oil and turmeic powder for 2 whistles . Allow the steam to leave and keep aside.
2) Meanwhile , chopped drumstick and boil in it a pan with sufficient water .
3) Once , the veggie is cooked , add the dal to it and mix well.
4) Then , saute the ingredients for masala and grind them .
5) Add this to the dal and mix it well. Cook till the raw smell leaves.
6) Finally , temper it with mustard , red chillies and curry leaves.


Serve hot with Rice .

28 comments :

Cool Lassi(e) said...

Kootu Looks good!

Yummy Team said...

This dish is new to me..It looks healthy and delicious!!

PranisKitchen said...

delicious curry.nice combination drum stick and moongdal
i think u used the slitted moong dal..

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Looks great Shama, never had drumsticks this way before !!!

simply.food said...

I love drum sticks , never tried cooking it in this way.Nice recipe.

Kiran said...

Nice and healthy drumstick kootu.Nice pic.

Priya said...

Kootu with drumsticks sounds interesting and yummy..

divya said...

Nice combo .Looks very tempting!

Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

Never tried kootu with drumsticks..sounds interesting will try it !!!

Laavanya said...

I don't think i've ever tasted murungakai kootu before.. how interesting. Sounds yummy.

Viki's Kitchen said...

Love drumstick koottu. It looks tempting Shama. Always like your recipes very much.

munchcrunchandsuch said...

i envy u for eating drumsticks like this..we dont get gud ones at all here..looks appealing

Gita Jaishankar said...

Very nice and different drumstick preparation Shama...looks so good :)

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

i never tried a kuttu using drumstick,new to me.Will try it soon.Thanks for posting.

Cham said...

Miss the fresh drumstick, delicious kootu!

VineelaSiva said...

Hai Shama nice recipe dear its new to me.

Deepti said...

Nice combo !! Should try next time I find some fresh drumsticks!1

sowmya's creative saga said...

i have tasted this once..love it..

Nandini said...

Delicious kootu with my fav drumsticks. Slurp.

RAKS KITCHEN said...

I love murungaka kootu very very much! Looks tempting!

Nandini said...

Delicious kootu with my fav drumsticks. Slurp.

Valarmathi said...

Kootu looks wonderful and yummy.

SathyaSridhar said...

Wooow,,nice drumstick curry dear i like the flavour of drumstick..

Hari Chandana said...

Yummy and delicious.. sounds too good.. :)

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

அருமையான முருங்கைக்காய் கூட்டு!!

Sayantani said...

new to me but loks delicious.

தக்குடுபாண்டி said...

simple narration

Vinolia said...

murungakka kootu looks creamy and delicious!! It's been a long time since I cooked murungakka like this; nice recipe!!!