Butter Beans Curry

Butter Beans Curry is a delicious buttery dish prepared from dried Lima beans. Butter Beans should be soaked in enough water prior to preparation. Butter Beans Curry is unique and interesting with cooked butter beans blended with a spicy masala mixture. Butter beans are rich and nutritious with vital nutrients required for body. Butter Beans Curry is an awesome and easy dish to prepare. You can explore a well detailed Butter Beans Curry here that can be easily prepared at home.

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Butter Beans Curry

Butter Beans Curry is a delicious buttery dish prepared from dried Lima beans. Butter Beans should be soaked in enough water prior to preparation. Butter Beans Curry is unique and interesting with cooked butter beans blended with a spicy masala mixture. Butter beans are rich and nutritious with vital nutrients required for body. Butter Beans Curry is an awesome and easy dish to prepare. You can explore a well detailed Butter Beans Curry here that can be easily prepared at home.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Meenakshi Balaji

Published On: 20 Jul 2007

Rating: 3
19 Votes, 4 Reviews
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20 Minutes
Served : 2
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

For preparing Butter Beans Curry, soak the butter beans for about 6 hours.

Step 2

Pressure cook the beans for 2 whistles.

Step 3

Heat the oil in a tawa.

Step 4

Fry the cloves, cardamom and cinnamon for a few mins.

Step 5

Add the chopped onions and fry till they turn light brown.

Step 6

Add the ginger garlic paste and fry for 2 mins.

Step 7

Allow the contents of the tawa to cool.

Step 8

In a mixer, add the tomato and tawa contents and blend to a coarse paste.

Step 9

Add the paste back to the tawa and now add the tumeric, chilly, coriander and garam masala powders and fry for about 5 mins.

Step 10

:- The raw smell of the masala should go.

Step 11

Add the butter beans, 1/2 cup of water and salt.

Step 12

Cook for about 5 mins till the gravy thickens.

Step 13

Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

Step 14

:- Its got a wonderful buttery taste and goes well with chapattis and rice.

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Loganathan

Sounds a typical South Indian dish. Will try tomorrow. Thanks for the recipie. Looks yummy.

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Purnima

yummy for the tummy :)

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Jayanthi

Thanks Mrs.Balaji - the recipe turned out very nice!! Please share more recipes

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Radhika

It is Yuummy...Very very tasty....Definately worth the effort..Hats off to Meenakshi

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