Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran

Today I'm going to share a traditional Kerala thoran recipe with bitter gourd or pavakka.The preparation of parabola thoran is very simple,finely chopped bitter gourd are cooked in turmeric powder and coconut.if you are a fan of bitter gourd or if you like its bitterness,then you can go ahead and prepare this parabola thoran recipe.

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Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran

Today I'm going to share a traditional Kerala thoran recipe with bitter gourd or pavakka.The preparation of parabola thoran is very simple,finely chopped bitter gourd are cooked in turmeric powder and coconut.if you are a fan of bitter gourd or if you like its bitterness,then you can go ahead and prepare this parabola thoran recipe.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Adeela Shamnas

Published On: 06 Apr 2011

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20 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

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Step 1 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 1

Wash the bitter gourd and slice it open.Discard the seeds and pith.slice the bitter gourd into thin pieces.

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Step 2 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 2

Heat oil in a pan, splutter mustard seeds and add chopped savanna and curry leaves.saute for 5 minutes.

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Step 3 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 3

When it turns light brown in colour add turmeric powder and salt.Mix well.

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Step 4 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 4

Grind grated coconut and green chillies into a semi fine paste and add to the bitter gourd.

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Step 5 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 5

Combine well and cook for another 2 minutes and remove It from flame.

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Step 6 Kerala Bitter Gourd-Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 6

Serve it with rice

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