Naadan Pavakka Thoran

Naadan Pavakka Thoran is an authentic vegetarian dish in Kerala Cuisine that goes very well with hot rice. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is prepared from bittergourd, a vegetable very largely cultivated and popular in Kerala. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is unique and special with finely grated bittergourd blended with a spicy coconut mixture. Bittergourd or Pavakka is nutritious, rich in vital nutrients required for body. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is one of the easiest of dishes that can be prepared in a jiffy with limited ingredients. You can explore a well detailed Naadan Pavakka Thoran here.

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Naadan Pavakka Thoran

Naadan Pavakka Thoran is an authentic vegetarian dish in Kerala Cuisine that goes very well with hot rice. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is prepared from bittergourd, a vegetable very largely cultivated and popular in Kerala. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is unique and special with finely grated bittergourd blended with a spicy coconut mixture. Bittergourd or Pavakka is nutritious, rich in vital nutrients required for body. Naadan Pavakka Thoran is one of the easiest of dishes that can be prepared in a jiffy with limited ingredients. You can explore a well detailed Naadan Pavakka Thoran here.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Vineetha Biju

Published On: 14 Jul 2014

Rating: 3
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15 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

  • Bitter Gourd : 3 nos
    Coconut : 1/2 no
    Onion : 1 no
    Green Chilli : 5 nos
    Ginger : 1/2 inch(thinly sliced)
    Salt : to taste
    Coconut oil : few
    Mustard : 1 tsp
    Water : as reqd

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1

For prparing Naadan Pavakka Thoran, first soak grated bitter gourd in salted water for 5 minutes and then drain the water well.

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Step 2 Naadan Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 2

Mix the bitter gourd, coconut, salt, green chilli, onion and salt well with hand.

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Step 3 Naadan Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 3

Heat oil and add mustard. After the mustard splutters, add ginger.

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Step 4 Naadan Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 4

Now add the bitter gourd mix, stir well.

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Step 5 Naadan Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 5

Sprinkle little water, cover with a lid and let it cook.

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Step 6 Naadan Pavakka Thoran Recipe

Step 6

Cook till all the water has dried up and then remove it into a serving dish.

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