Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry

Ivy gourd / kaovakkai stir fry, A quick and easy side dish with kovakkai that goes very well with both rice and chappathis. This Kovakkai Curry or rather fry is a very simple one that does not involve any grinding of masala.

Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry

Ivy gourd / kaovakkai stir fry, A quick and easy side dish with kovakkai that goes very well with both rice and chappathis. This Kovakkai Curry or rather fry is a very simple one that does not involve any grinding of masala.

Category : Vegetarian, Others

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 24 Jan 2016

Rating: 3
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30 Minutes
Served : 1
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Ingredients

  • Kovakkai / Ivy Gourd 250gm
    Onion 2no.
    tomato 1 no.
    green chili 1 no.
    Grated Coconut 1 Cup
    Red chili powder 1 tsp
    turmeric powder 1/2 tsp
    salt to taste
    oil as required
    curry leaves 1 bunch
    mustard 1 tsp
    broken urad dal 1 tsp
    bengal gram 2 tsp

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 1

Chop the Kovakkai / Ivy gourd In round shape

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Step 2 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 2

Chop the onion, green chili and tomato

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Step 3 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 3

Heat the Oil in the pan and fry the ivy gourd / kovakkai

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Step 4 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 4

now heat the oil in other pan and temper the mustard, broken urad dal and bengal gram

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Step 5 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 5

add chopped onion, green chili and tomato and saute it for 5 minutes

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Step 6 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 6

add fried ivy gourd / kovakkai and mix well

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Step 7 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 7

add red chili powder, turmeric powder and salt and mix well and allow to cook for 2 mins

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Step 8 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 8

now add grated coconut and mix well and allow to cook until the ivy gourd / kovakkai get cook well

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Step 9 Ivy Gourd / Kaovakkai Stir Fry Recipe

Step 9

now ivy gourd / kovakkai stir fry is ready

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