Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi

A tasty and healthy curry that goes well with rice.

Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi

A tasty and healthy curry that goes well with rice.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Sobha Kesavan

Published On: 26 Dec 2014

Rating: 3
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20 Minutes
Served : 5
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Ingredients

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Step 1 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 1

Peel the Churakka and cut it into small pieces and wash it in normal water and Allow to remove water from the Churakka pieces

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Step 2 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 2

Heat Oil and then add Bengal gram dhal and Cumin seeds in the oil and stir it well

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Step 3 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 3

Add sliced Onion also

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Step 4 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 4

Add Red Chilli Powder, Turmeric Powder, Salt and stir it for about 3-5 minutes

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Step 5 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 5

When the colour of this mix turns into golden, add the Churakka pieces and stir it further, cover it with a plate and allow to cook for about 10-15 minutes time.

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Step 6 Churakka (Bottle Gourd) Upperi Recipe

Step 6

When the upperi is cooked well, put off the stove and add grated Coconut with itand serve as a side dish for lunch/dinner

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