Monday, April 20, 2009

Knol-khol Kurma





Ingredients:

(A)
Knol khol/ganth Gobi : 2 medium sized scraped and cubed to small pieces
Carrot : 1 medium sized scraped and cubed into small pieces
Baby-corn : 2 medium sized chop into 1/4 inch pieces
Shelled peas : 1 fistfull

(B)
Fresh coconut scrapings : 3 Tbsps
Onions : 1 large minced
garlic : 2 pods
Ginger : 1/4 inch
cardamom and Cloves : 3 each
green chillies : 4 or 5
Coriander seeds : 1 tsp
Rice/wheat flour : 1/2 tsp

(C)
Refined oil/Ghee : 3 Tbsp
Kasoori Methi : 1 tsp
Cream of milk : 1 Tbsp
Salt : 1 1/2 tsp or to taste
Method:
Cook the vegetables under (A) in a cooker or micro-oven with very little water taking care not to overcook .
In a mixie, grind to a smooth paste the items under (B).
In a thick pan/Wok add the oil/ghee and place on a stove.When hot add the masala and saute well till oil leaves the masala.To this add the cooked vegetables and salt. Mix well and let boil for 5 minutes.Sprinkle the kasoori methi on top and cover and cook for 1 min.Last add the cream of milk on top and cover and keep. Serve hot with rotis or chappathis.As this kurma is white in color and has a fine aroma, children will love it and is a good way to make them eat vegetables.

1 comment:

Meena said...

Very different and delicious recipe.
Thanks