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Ingredients
to make Kara Kuzhambu
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    Directions
    to make Kara Kuzhambu
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  • 1)In a pan, fry the Bengal gram, black gram and fenugreek seeds until slightly brown.
  • 2)Grind these to a coarse powder and keep it aside.
  • 3)Heat oil in a pan.
  • 4)Add mustard seeds, black gram and cumin seeds.
  • 5)Add a little bit of asafotetida powder and curry leaves.
  • 6)Add sliced onion and garlic and saute for 2 mins.
  • 7)Add drumstick and fry for 5 mins.
  • 8)Add tomato, turmeric powder, chilli powder and sambar powder.
  • :- Make sure tomato is well cooked.
  • 9)Add tamarind extract, salt and some water.
  • 10)Let it boil for 6 mins.
  • 11)Finally add powdered dals and coconut milk to thicken the spicy kuzhambu.
  • 12)Simmer it for few mins on a low heat.
  • :- Make sure you mix powdered dals with some water and make it a paste before you add it to kuzhambu. This is to avoid any lumps floating in kuzhambu. :- If you`re using (Okra/Vendakka), make sure you fry these in a frying pan and add it at the end.
  • :- Serve with steamed rice and pappad.

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    chithra
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    I prepared. It was really good, better than sambar cooked before.
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    cedrick
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    Tastes really good. Suits rice as well as breakfast items.
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    aruna rao
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    I just tried this recipe for lunch with hot steamed rice. was fantastic. my two sons who usually a rent fond of indian food just loved it.
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    Suchi
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    Thanks a lot for this wonderful recipe.it was like the one we get at Hotel Saravana Bhavan..all of us liked it a lot...great work!!
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    BINDU MATHEW
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    Hats off to u Lalitha for a superb and perfect recipe!!!
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    Preeti
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    Fantastic recipe! I used to eat this kind of kara kuzhambu in college in Chennai, all those wonderful memories came rushing back after eating it today. Thank you Lalitha.
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    Mohana Senthilkumar
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    It came out superb.my husband liked it a lot. Thank you.
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    caroline
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    This recipe came out really well.....the measurements were so perfect and it tasted like my mother`s recipe back home.
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    Srividhya
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    Very good,after so many tries i got the right recepie,thank u
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    umachander
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    it was really delicious. all our family members liked it very much.
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    Sowmya Sathyanarayanan
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    The recipe was really nice.It was just like the Kara Kolambu made by my mom.My husband liked it a lot.Thanks for this tast Kara kolambu
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