Friday, July 27, 2012

Raw Plantain Stir Fry (Valakkai Thoran)

                                               

Ingredients:

Raw Plantain - 1 (big size)
Oil - 1tbsp
Mustard seed -1/2 tbsp
Red chillies -2
Curry leaves - few
Coconut - 2 tbsp
Cumin seeds - 1tbsp
Garlic -1 pod
Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tbsp
Pepper powder - a pinch

Method:

Peel the skin and cut the plantain in small cubes . 


In a pan, add 1 cup of water, turmeric& salt.Close the pan &cook till the plaintain is done.Drain the water and keep it aside.                                         

                                     

Grind the coconut ,turmeric, garlic ,cumin seeds,red chilli& pepper powder into a coarse paste.
                                        
In a pan, add oil,mustard seeds & let it splutter. Then add curry leaves, cooked plantain and the ground coconut paste.Mix it well till the raw smell goes.Then turn off the stove.

                                      
Serve it with sambar or curd rice.


19 comments:

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  2. Hi Rekha ,

    Raw plantain Thoran looks YYYummYYY !!!

    Neat presentation :))

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  3. nice one...simple yet tasty one...keep it up..

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  4. plantain fry looks delicious...never tried by adding coconut paste...will try it :)

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  5. Looks yum
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  6. Plantain thoran looks delicious.

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  11. comfort thoran :) like to have with rasam rice..

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