2014/04/28

KOLLU KUZHAMBU / HORSEGRAM CURRY



A very special authentic recipe from kongu cuisine for our dear friend Sangee Vijay on her birthday . She is an awesome sweet blogger .Her food photographs will make us drool for them.Happy and feeling good to have a friend like you . This recipe is for you my dear ...a part of virtual birthday treat to you along with Priya Akka , Priya , Viji , Divya and Pradeepa .

INGREDIENTS :

Horse gram / Kollu - 150 gms
Pearl/Sambar onion - 3/4 cup
Tamarind - a small piece
Turmeric powder - 1 tsp
Coriander leaves
Salt to taste

To grind : 

Pepper - 1 tsp
Jeera - 1 tsp
Red chillies - 10 
Soaked and boiled horse gram - 2 tbsps

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Clean and wash horse gram well .
2) Pressure cook it for 6 whistles with a tsp of oil and turmeric powder.
3) Heat a spoon of oil . Saute pepper , jeera , red chillies and few onion for 2 minutes .
Allow it to cool down and grind them with little water along with 2 tbsps of horsegram 
4) Again , heat oil in a pan. Once hot , saute remaining onions till tender .
5) Add , boiled horse gram with grinded masala ,  tamarind pulp and salt . Bring it boil and remove from flame when it thickens of proper consistency. Garnish it with Coriander leaves.

Serve hot with Rice .


13 comments :

Priya Suresh said...

Nutritious curry, wat a wonderful dish to celebrate Sangee's birthday virtually.

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

This delicious curry will light up the glow on my other half's face.

Maha Gadde said...

Eye catching color n healthy curry

Sathya Priya said...

Kollu kulambhu looks very tempting ...Yummy ymmy

Sangeetha Nambi said...

My hometown gravy.. Love this all time

Hema said...

Very healthy and delicious kozhumbu..

Shobha said...

Simple and yummy !

Jaleela Banu said...

Healthy Diet kuzampu

Swathi Iyer said...

Delicious kollu curry love it.

Hamsamalini Chandrasekaran said...

Kollu Kulambu looks tasty and clearly presented. Delicious!

Gayathri Anand said...

Yummy and healthy Kuzhambu
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Gita Jaishankar said...

New and interesting recipe dear...healthy too :)

Jayanthy Kumaran said...

healthy n yummmy shama...thanks for sharing..:)
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