VegetarianVegetarian CurriesSadhya Olan by sreekalababu July 11, 2006 written by sreekalababu July 11, 2006 Palghat style Olan with Brown dal and Yellow pumpkin Print Recipe Votes: 9 Rating: 4 You: Rate this recipe! Cuisine Kerala Prep Time 20 minutes Servings people MetricUS Imperial IngredientsBrown dal(Vella payar) - 2 cupsYellow pumpkin(Mathanga) - 1 cupCoconut oil - 2 spoonSalt(As reqd) - Cuisine Kerala Prep Time 20 minutes Servings people MetricUS Imperial IngredientsBrown dal(Vella payar) - 2 cupsYellow pumpkin(Mathanga) - 1 cupCoconut oil - 2 spoonSalt(As reqd) - Votes: 9 Rating: 4 You: Rate this recipe! Instructions Cook dal in a pressure cooker along with salt Heat up a pan. Add pumpkin pieces along with a little water and cook, till it is done. Add the cooked dal and mix well. Allow it to boil further, till it becomes thick. Switch off the gas. Pour the coconut oil on the top of the curry. :- For more sadhya items, see my other sadhya recipes. Share this Recipe BirthdayDinnerEasyLunchPartySadhyaSidedishWedding 9 comments 0FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail sreekalababuRelated Posts Mushroom Fry Kerala Sambar Easy Kerala Appam – Traditional Mushroom Masala Easy Green Peas Curry – Kerala Style Kadala Curry Kerala Style9 comments Lata August 25, 2007 - 12:00 amI am from Palghat. Though I have tasted olan without coconut milk, surely not with turmeric. In Palghat surely, they make with coconut milk. Reply a r January 10, 2007 - 12:00 amolan without coconut milk? strange.are u sure this is what they make in palakad Reply a r January 10, 2007 - 12:00 amand adding turmeric in olan…..ha ha this is not olan at all Reply Lakshmi Gopa April 8, 2007 - 12:00 amMy in laws are from Palakkad and my mother-in-law is positive she has never seen anyone in her family make olan like this. I trust her opinion as she is an excellent cook. Maybe there is a curry like this, but its def not olan. What is olan without coconut milk?? Reply manoj January 26, 2007 - 12:00 amthis is not oln at all.in olan turmeric powder should not be added.and coconut milk is essential. Reply swamy January 14, 2008 - 12:00 amcoconut milk vechum illatheyum olan undakkam. sadyakku sadharana coconut vechannu undakkaru. veettil pettannu undakkukayanenkil inganeyum undakkarundu especially at night when u dont want the item to be too heavy on ur tummy. kariveppillayum manathinu cherkkarundu coconut oil inu koode.. Reply sree August 10, 2007 - 12:00 ami think this is the way olan is made in our home (manjeri) Reply sb August 19, 2007 - 12:00 amyes, this is a wonderful olan recipe.. we too make the same way. its so easy bse there is no need to add coconut milk, even then its so tasty. well done.. Reply sreekala January 11, 2007 - 12:00 amHello,Iam sure about this receipe.. In our place “olan” like this,and we are not putting coconut milk in this olan.. another kind also there, using white pumkin and coconut milk…So don`t be too smart…. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyRemember my details in this browser for the next time to post comment.