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Yam(Chena) and Raw banana(Vazhakka) with coconut gravy
Published On: 15 Sep 2005
English: Pepper Powder
telugu: Miriyaalu / Miriyala Tige / Savyamu
kannada: Menasina Kalu / Karimenasu / Ollemenasu / Menasu
hindi: Kalimirchi / Kada Mari
Bengali: Goal Morich / Kala Morich
Gujarati: Mari / Kadamari / Kalamari / Kalomirich / Golmirich / Kala-Mircha
Konkani: Miriyakonu / Mirsang / Miire / Mirin
Marathi: Mire / Kale Miri
Tulu: Eddae Munchi
Urudu: Kali Mirch / Siah Mirch
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
Bengali: Laban / Noone
malayalam: Nalikeram / Thenga
telugu: Kobbari Kaaya
Gujarati: Naliyer / Nariyal
Punjabi: Gola / Nariyal
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
English: Mustard Seeds
kannada: Sasuve / Karisasive
hindi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Sarson
Bengali: Sarsay / Shorshe / Rai
Oriya: Sorisa / Sarosha
Punjabi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Kalee Sarson
Kashmiri: Aasur / Sorisa
Urudu: Rai, Banarasi Rai, Kalee Sarson
English: Coconut oil
tamil: Thengaai ennai
telugu: Kobbari nune
kannada: Thengina Yenna
hindi: Nariyala tela
Split the banana lengthwise into 3 pieces. Cut it into small pieces without peeling off the skin. 2)Cook yam and banana along with pepper powder, turmeric powder and salt in a cup of water.
Grind together one fourth quantity of grated coconut and cumin seeds and add to it along with the cooked beans.
Grind the remaining coconut and saute on a low flame, till brown in colour. Keep it aside.
Heat ghee in a smll pan.
Splutter mustard seeds.
Add coconut oil, seasoned mustard seeds and the sauteed coconut into the vegetable mixture.
Good one.I added some greengram along with the vegetables and some green chillies.
It gives a typical naadan taste.Also very easy and quick preparation.
The food was excellent and truly typical of the way my family in india makes, from the Ottapalam , palakad style.
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