Friday, May 17, 2013

BHINDI MASALA ( MICROWAVE VERSION )


This is an easy microwave version sabzi..speacially when you are short of time and don't need to stand in front of the gas for cooking.


Ingredients:
Bhindi ... 200 gms
Onion .. 1
Tomato .. 1
Cumin seeds .. 1 tsp
Asafoetida ... a pinch
Turmeric powder ... 1/4 tsp
Coriander powder .. 1 tsp
Cumin powder .... 1 tsp
Green chillies .... 1-2
Salt ... to taste
Oil ... 2-3 tbsps


Method:
1. Wash and cut the bhindi into pieces.
2. Cut the onion, tomato and green chillies.


3. In a microwave safe dish, add the oil and cumin seeds and asafoetida. Microwave it for 1 minute.


4. Remove the dish and add all the vegetables and spices mixed together. Microwave for 10 minutes.


5. Remove the dish and stir it. Again microwave for 5 minutes.


6. Open and check if it is done .. mine as done perfectly in 15 minutes.

Note: The time may vary by a few minutes depending on the quantity of the vegetables.

7 comments:

  1. Delicious bhindi masala, I have tasted it, you added potatoes in it...yum!

    today's post:
    http://sanolisrecipies.blogspot.in/2013/05/corn-potato-paratha.html

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  2. wow shobha ur bhindi masala came out very good

    @sano i also added tomato potatoes next time i made bhindi

    though shobha is right it wud take slight more time for potato to cook too

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  3. It looks good! I am sure it tastes good too.

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  4. Yummy bhindi masala Shobha.. Loved the addition of potatoes.. Would taste great with hot roti's :-)

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  5. very aromatic and very flavorful.. love this microwave bhindi... Thanks for sending this yummy recipe to my event.. Looking for more yummy recipes...

    Sowmya
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