Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Dry Beans Curry

Dry beans – 1 cup
(I used 15 varieties)
Chopped tomato – 1
Chopped onion – 1
Carrot pieces – ½ cup
Potato – 1
Red chilli powder – 2  -3 tsp
Garam masala powder – 1 pinch
Coriander powder – 1 tsp
Dry coconut powder – 2 tsp
Salt to taste
Coriander leaves for garnishing

For Tempering
Mustard seeds – ½ tsp
Jeera – 1 tsp
Turmeric powder – ¼ tsp
Ginger garlic paste – ½ tsp
Curry leaves – 1 string
Hing – 1 pinch


  1. Soak dry beans for 8 – 10 hours. Wash, pressure cook with salt and potato for 3 to 4 whistles. 
  2. Heat a pan oil and temper it. 
  3. Add onion and carrot, fry them till onions turn soft and add tomato and fry for 10 minutes. 
  4. Turn the flame to low. Add all masala powders, coconut powder, red chilli powder and salt. Boil for 2 min. garnish with coriander leaves. 
  5. Serve with roti / rice.

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  1. looks delicious and really helathy gravy.

  2. These looks absolutely delicious!!

  3. Healthy gravy for roti, looks delicious..AM also following ur blog now ..thanks for following me

  4. Nice gravy , looks delicious

  5. It's been ages since I've made this.. Droolworthy curry Shailaja.. Very inviting :-)

  6. Nutritious and delicious! Thanks so much for visiting and joining in my blog, look forward to sharing...

  7. delicious curry..

    thanks for visiting my blog and leaving your comment..

  8. Very nice and healthy choice, looks beautiful too.


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