Bitter Gourd Fry (Pavakkai Poriyal)

Tasty Bitter Gourd Fry

Bitter Gourd Fry (Pavakkai Poriyal)

Tasty Bitter Gourd Fry

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

By Leena Joseph

Published On: 21 Jun 2007

Rating: 3
9 Votes, 3 Reviews
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15 Minutes
Served : 2
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Step 1

Make a smooth paste with the chilly powder, turmeric powder, garlic, salt, black pepper powder and water as required.

Step 2

:- It should come out as a smooth paste.

Step 3

Scrap the bitter gourd and cut them into semi thick slices and place them on a plate and sprinkle with turmeric powder. Keep aside for 1 hr.

Step 4

Take the bitter gourd pieces and pat dry them and marinate them with the smooth paste.

Step 5

Deep fry them in oil.

Step 6

:- The paste should be marinated on the bitter gourd like we marinate fish for frying.

larry cress

I added chopped tomatoes, shredded coconut, cumin powder, ajwain seeds and hing(kayam) to the bitter gourd. Tasted even better!

archana raj

good recipe.thanx a lot.


Excellent recipe. Simple to make.

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