Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar

Sambar is south indias favorite main dish.White pumpkin sambar is one kind of vegetables which accompaniment with Idli, dosa and rice. I have this sambar happily with chappathi too.

Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar

Sambar is south indias favorite main dish.White pumpkin sambar is one kind of vegetables which accompaniment with Idli, dosa and rice. I have this sambar happily with chappathi too.

Category : Vegetarian, Others

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 27 Dec 2015

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Ingredients

  • Thoor Dal 100 g
    small onion 25 no.
    tomato 2 no.
    red chili 2 no.
    white pumpkin 1 cup
    sambhar powder 3 tsp
    turmeric powder 1 tsp
    garlic 5 no.
    crystal salt to taste
    oil 5 tsp
    mustard 1 tsp
    broken urad dal 1 tsp
    tamarind water 1/2 cup
    castor oil 2 tsp
    asafoetida 1 tsp
    coriander leaves to garnish
    curry leaves 10 no.

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 1

boil the thoor dal by adding water, turmeric powder, garlic, tomato,castrol oil and salt

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Step 2 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 2

once it get boiled, smash the thoor dal by beeter

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Step 3 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 3

chop the onion, tomato, red chili and white pumpkin

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Step 4 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 4

heat the oil in the pan and temper the mustard, and broken urad dal

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Step 5 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 5

add curry leaves and small onion and saute it until it turn into brown

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Step 6 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 6

add tomato, red chili, green chili and asafoetida and mix well

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Step 7 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 7

add chopped white pumpkin and mix well

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Step 8 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 8

add crystal salt and mix well and allow to cook for 2 mins

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Step 9 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 9

add sambhar powder and mix well and allow to cook for 5 mins

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Step 10 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 10

add required water and allow to cook for 5 mins

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Step 11 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 11

now add tamarind water and allow to cook until the sambhar gets thick

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Step 12 Neer Pusanikai / White Pumpkin Sambhar Recipe

Step 12

garnish with coriander leaves now white pumpkin sambhar is ready

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