1.Bitter gourd 1 medium size(finely chopped)
2.Onion 1 big ( '' '' )
3.Tomatoes 2 med. ('' '' )
4.Garlic cloves 3 ('' '' )
5.Green Chilly 2 slit lengthwise
6.Kashmiri chilly powder 3/4 tsp
7.Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp
8.Tamarind lemon size(soaked in 1/4 cup water)
9.Water 1/2 cup
10.Sugar 1 tbsp
11.Fenugreek powder a pinch
12.Coconut grated 1/4 cup
13.Salt as needed
14.Mustard seeds 1 tsp
15.Oil 1 1/2 tbsp
-Squeeze the tamarind and extract juice from it.
-Heat a pressure cooker, add oil and splutter the mustard seeds.
-Add the chopped onion,garlic and green chilly.Saute for a minute.
-Now add the tomatoes and again saute for a minute.
-Add the chopped bitter gourd,chilly powder,turmeric powder,sugar and salt.
-Mix well and add tamarind juice and water.
-Close the lid put on the weight and cook till done(2 whistles)
-When cooled open the lid add fenugreek powder and grated coconut and cook for a minute.
-Serve hot with white rice.
*If you want you can use a piece of jaggery instead of adding sugar.
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my most fav veggie:)super and looks delicious:)ReplyDelete
this veg never been in my list of vegetables..but this recipe makes me drooling bcoz i always luv the combination sweet n sour :)ReplyDelete
Yummy and very flavorful recipe.ReplyDelete
Different style....looks too good....:-)ReplyDelete
looks so yummy .. bitter gourd is our family's favReplyDelete
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Looks yummy and healthy..we call it ghassi.ReplyDelete
Totally drooling here !!! This looks amazing :)ReplyDelete
Looks yummy and flavorful.ReplyDelete
I have few biiter gourd in my fridge was thinking what to do ok ya let me try it thanks for sharing dear.ReplyDelete
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Last click too good. My enemy veg but I must have it as its so healthy. Luv your version.ReplyDelete
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Healthy and delicious recipe :)ReplyDelete
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Nice and healthy.ReplyDelete
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Me too.. I like it this way. Mom makes a similar preparation. Now I make my kids too have it.ReplyDelete
Looks delicious, I make it similarly but I add jaggery instead of sugar, it tastes good too :)ReplyDelete
Thanks for visiting my place, biter gourd curry looks yum, ive made something similar with Bottle gourd :)ReplyDelete
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healthy and delicious..ReplyDelete
Wow Ruxana... This sounds super delicious... Will try this soon :-)ReplyDelete