2010/05/06

KOVAIKKAI PORIYAL



INGREDIENTS :

Kovaikkai - 200 gms
Onion - 1
Salt to taste
Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Pepper powder - 1/2 tsp
Jeera powder - 1/2 tsp
Garam masala powder - 1/2 tsp
Turmeric powder- 1/2 tsp
Ginger- garlic paste - 1/2 tsp

For Tadka :

Red Chillies - 2
Curry leaves
Mustard - 1 tsp
Urat dal - 1 tsp

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Heat oil in a pan . Once hot , add mustard and urat dal . When it splutters , add red chillies and chopped onion .Saute till tender .

2) Then , ginger-garlic paste and curry leaves .

3) Finally , add the veggie with all the powders and salt .

4) Cover with a lid and cook in slow flame . Stir for every 5 minutes to avoid the burning of the veggie . Once done , switch of the flame .

Serve hot with Rice .

Other version of Kovaikkai poriyal .

26 comments :

PranisKitchen said...

shama
kovakka poriyal looks delicous..when i prepare this i do not add pepper powder and garam masala..good one

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Love the look of it. Will surely try it out once.

Deepti said...

one of my favorites...!!

Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

One of my favorite side dish..Normally I allow it to get blackened !!!

Priya said...

Thats a fantastic poriyal..looks delicious..

rekhas kitchen said...

one of my favorite curry love to have tins with dal and rice yummm....

rekhas kitchen said...

one of my favorite curry love to have tins with dal and rice yummm....

Hari Chandana said...

yum yum yummm.. looks inviting!!

Mangala Bhat said...

wow! Nice recipe ! Thanks for sharing!

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

nice & yummy poriyal!!

Nandini said...

YUMMY PORIYAL!

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

looks great...

divya said...

looks yummy.love to have with rice.tanks for sharing.

Gita Jaishankar said...

Nice poriyal dear...I too love this...goes so well with any rice :)

Rachana Kothari said...

Thats a delicious looking poriyal :)

Sayali said...

Hi shama..happy to know about your blog...:)
and yes i liked the name easyto cook recipes :)

Kiran said...

Kovakkai poriyal looks very delicious.

Sapthanaa Balachander (Alias) Abilashini said...

Thanks for sharing this recipe. This veggie is most fav. you have got a lovely click.. keep it going da!!!!!

Preeti Kashyap said...

my fav vegetable..looks yummy!

Yummy Team said...

Delicious poriyal..love it..

Geetha Achal said...

சூப்பர்ப் கோவைக்காய் பொரியல்...அருமையான குறிப்பு...

munchcrunchandsuch said...

ithu namma oor traditional recipe..love it

Chitra said...

Poriyal looks too gud shama.. never tried this way..will try once..

Krishnaveni said...

healthy poriyal looks great

sowmya's creative saga said...

yummy poriyal..

Kanchana Radhakrishnan said...

super poriyal.