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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Carrot Khichadi


Ingredients

  1. Carrots - 4 No:s(grated)
  2. Coconut - 1/2 cup(grated)
  3. Green chilly - 2 No:s
  4. Cumin seeds - 1/4 tspn
  5. Chilly powder - 1/2 tspn
  6. Turmeric powder - 1/4 tpsn
  7. Curd - 1/2 - 3/4 cup
  8. Coconut oil - 1 tbspn 
  9. Mustard seeds
  10. Curry leaves - 1 sprig
  11. Water - to sprinkle

How to make

Take a wok/ kadai add oil, whole red chilly, splutter mustard seeds and add curry leaves. Add the grated carrot along with chilly powder and turmeric powder.Sprinkle water. Cook till the carrot becomes tender. Grind coconut,green chilly and cumin seeds to make a fine paste. When the carrot is done, add the ground paste and salt to taste.Cook well and bring it to boil. Add curd by constantly stiring. Cook in low flame.Dont boil after adding curd. Serve hot.
Note: You can vary the consistency by adding more or less curd.

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