Brinjal Therakal

Kathirikai therakal is a famous chettinad breakfast sidedish apart from other specialities like Vengaya kosu,Chummakulambhu. In tamil kathirikai means eggplant so this is like eggplant kuruma(korma). I guess nobody does korma with eggplant and its special to karaikudi.

Brinjal Therakal

Brinjal Therakal

Kathirikai therakal is a famous chettinad breakfast sidedish apart from other specialities like Vengaya kosu,Chummakulambhu. In tamil kathirikai means eggplant so this is like eggplant kuruma(korma). I guess nobody does korma with eggplant and its special to karaikudi.

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 06 Apr 2017

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20 Minutes
Served : 2
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Ingredients

  • Brinjal 4 no.
    Potato 1 no.
    Tomato 1 no.
    onion 1 no.
    To Grind:
    Coconut 1/2 cup
    green chili 3 no.
    red chili 2 no.
    Fennel seed 1/2 tsp
    cumin seed 1/2 tsp
    cashews 5 no.
    roasted gram 2 tsp
    salt to taste
    To Temper:
    Oil 1 tbsp
    Fennel seed 1/4 tsp
    Pepper corn 10 no.
    Cinnamon Small piece

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 1

Chop the brinjal in cube size

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Step 2 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 2

Chop the Potato In cube size

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Step 3 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 3

Chop onion and tomato

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Step 4 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 4

Grind the Ingredients Mentioned above

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Step 5 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 5

Heat the oil and temper the Fennel seed, pepper corn, cinnamon and curry leaves and saute the onion for 2 mins

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Step 6 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 6

add tomato and mix well

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Step 7 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 7

add potato and mix it

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Step 8 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 8

add brinjal and mix it

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Step 9 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 9

add grinned paste, mix it and add 2 glasses of water and allow to cook the vegetables

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Step 10 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 10

once vegetable get cooked and the gravy becomes thick consistency, keep the flame simmer for 5 minutes.

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Step 11 Brinjal Therakal Recipe

Step 11

Now brinjal therakkal is ready to serve

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