Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi

It is an easy recipe prepared with jackfruit seeds and bittergourd. The bitterness will be less in this dish. it is the best combo with the boiled rice.

Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi

It is an easy recipe prepared with jackfruit seeds and bittergourd. The bitterness will be less in this dish. it is the best combo with the boiled rice.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Sobha Kesavan

Published On: 30 Jun 2015

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20 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

  • Chakkakuru (Jackfruit seeds) - 25 Nos. (approx.)
    Kaippakka (Bitter Gourd) - 2 – 3 Nos.
    Sliced Shallots/Onion - ¼ cup
    Red Chilli Powder - 1 tspn
    Turmeric Powder - ½ tspn
    Coconut Oil - 3 tspns
    Salt - To taste

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 1

Peel the white skin of Chakkakuru (Jackfruit seeds) and put the Chakkakuru in normal water for some time (so that the brown coloured skin can be removed easily).

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Step 2 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 2

Clean the Kaippakka (Bitter gourd), remove the seeds and cut them into pieces.

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Step 3 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 3

After some time take out the Chakkakuru from water and remove the brown coloured skin also with a knife.

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Step 4 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 4

Then cut the Chakkakuru and Kaippakka into small pieces separately and keep them aside.

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Step 5 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 5

Heat Oil in a frying pan/Cheenachatti and add the sliced Shallots/Onion into the oil

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Step 6 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 6

Add Red Chilli powder, Turmeric Powder and Salt and stir it well

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Step 7 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 7

Then add the Chakkakuru (Jackfruit seeds) and Kaippakka (Bitter gourd) pieces and stir it further

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Step 8 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 8

Add some (1 – 2 cups) Water

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Step 9 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 9

Close the Frying pan/Cheenachatti with a Plate and allow to cook the mix properly

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Step 10 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 10

When the Chakkakuru and Kaippakka are cooked well, stir the mix well and change the Upperi into a serving plate.

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Step 11 Chakkakuru Kaippakka Upperi Recipe

Step 11

Chakkakuru, Kaippakka Upperi is ready and it can be served as a side dish for lunch/dinner

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