Thakali-Muringakkai Curry

Drumstick(Muringakkai) and Tomato(Thakkali) curry

Thakali-Muringakkai Curry

Drumstick(Muringakkai) and Tomato(Thakkali) curry

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Ginu Joyce

Published On: 08 Nov 2004

Rating: 4
26 Votes, 13 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 5
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Grind together coconut, cumin seed and garlic.

Step 2

Remove the skin of drumsticks and cut into small pieces and cut tomatoes and onions into long, thin pieces.

Step 3

Heat about 300 ml of water in a vessel.

Step 4

Add drumsticks, tomatoes and onions along with salt, turmeric, chilly powder, few curry leaves and chopped green chillies.

Step 5

Add more water, if reqd.

Step 6

:- The vegetables should be completely immersed in water.

Step 7

Cover the pan with a lid and allow it to boil.

Step 8

Cook on a low flame, till vegs. are well cooked.

Step 9

Add the ground mixture and cook, till it is thick without too much water, but enough water for gravy.

Step 10

Allow it to cool.

Step 11

Add curd and stir well.
-At the end it should have enough gravy, not too thick, not too loose-just like moru curry.

Step 12

When it`s warm through, remove from fire.

Step 13

:- Do not boil it.

Step 14

Add more salt, if needed.

Step 15

Heat oil in a pan or a kadai.

Step 16

Splutter mustard seeds.

Step 17

Add chopped small onion and curry leaves and saute.

Step 18

Add the above seasoning into the curry and mix well.

Step 19

:- Serve with rice.

Step 20

:- You can make this curry without drumsticks, or by using potatoes instead of drumsticks.

Step 21

:- If u are using potatoes, cut potatoes into thin long pieces and cook along with tomatoes.

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anna joy

Thanxz

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Mary

it came out well...it s more than what i expected..!!

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jaisey e john

Adipoli recipe and everybody enjoyed it..

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Nitasha

Thanks for sharing the recipe with us.Tried it out today,but with a small modification.I realised that I had no curds in the house,so I used thin coconut milk instead.It came out pretty well!!!

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nikky

hi, i tried this recipe and it came out grt !! i had also added a small piece of carrot cut into long thin pieces along vit the drumstick and tomatoes , it tastes pretty gud ...thnx 4 this recipe :)

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susan andrews

i tried this recipe with raw mango instead of tomato.it turned out very good.

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Achu

This is almost like making a avial.

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TEST

This is avial receipe

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Anoop Sri Narayanan

I havent tried yet but this recipe sounds jolly good. ok thank you

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shain

hi ginu,excellent

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Annita

i tried it with potatoes and i blend some part of cooked veggies and curd together just before adding into the curry and it came very good.. Nice recipe..:)

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reshmi

i tried this recipe with only tomato and it was very nice indeed.thank u. all the best

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diya

nice recipe...

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