Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu

Horse gram is rich in healing properties and is popularly given to new mothers, heavily menstruating women and children who need to become stronger. Horsegram / Kollu is such a flavorful lentil. Its one of the healthiest too. It tastes well with rice and idli too. The curry has a very strong delicious aroma that will fill the kitchen as you cook.

Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu

Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu

Horse gram is rich in healing properties and is popularly given to new mothers, heavily menstruating women and children who need to become stronger. Horsegram / Kollu is such a flavorful lentil. Its one of the healthiest too. It tastes well with rice and idli too. The curry has a very strong delicious aroma that will fill the kitchen as you cook.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 02 Feb 2017

Rating: 4
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40 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

  • Horsegram 100 g
    Bottle Gourd 50g
    Small onion 15 no.
    Tomato 1 no.
    tamarind juice 1/4 cup
    red chili 2 no.
    Sambar powder 2 tsp
    kuzhambu milagai powder 2 tsp
    turmeric powder 1 tsp
    salt to taste
    coconut paste 1/4 cup
    oil 3 tbsp
    mustard 1/4 tsp
    urad dal 1/4 tsp
    bengal gram 1/4 tsp
    cumin seed 1/4 tsp
    curry leaves 1 sprinkle

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 1

cook the Horse gram by adding water and salt and allow for 3 whistle

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Step 2 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 2

Heat the oil in the pan and temper the mustard, bengal gram and urad dal

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Step 3 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 3

saute the onion and red chili for 2 mins and add bottle gourd, tomato and fry well

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Step 4 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 4

add salt, turmeric powder, sambar powder and kuzhambu milagai powder and mix well

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Step 5 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 5

add tamarind juice and mix well

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Step 6 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 6

add boiled horsegram and mix well and allow to cook for 5 mins

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Step 7 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 7

add coconut paste and mix well

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Step 8 Kollu ( Horse Gram) Puli Kuzhambu Recipe

Step 8

add required water and allow to cook until it comes gravy consistency

Step 9

Kollu ( horse gram) puli kuzhambu is ready to serve. serve with rice

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