Friday, January 8, 2010

Green gram Curry / Cheru Payar Parippu Curry




Ingredients

Green gram (Cherupayaru) ~ 1 cup
Grated coconut ~ 1 cup
Garlic paste ~ 2 tsp
Green chillies ~ 4 Nos
Cumin seeds ~ 1/4 tsp
Turmeric powder ~ 1/4 tsp
Chilly powder ~ 1/4 tsp
Curry leaves ~ 8-9 leaves
Water ~ 3 cups
Ghee/ Oil
Mustard seeds
Dry red chillies ~ 4-5 Nos
Salt to taste.

Method
  • Heat Ghee/Oil in a pan.
  • Roast the green gram till its slightly brown in color. ( NB: Stir continuously)
  • Then pressure cook the roasted green gram by adding 1 1/2 cup of water for 2-3 whistles by adding turmeric powder and 5-6 curry leaves.
  • Grind grated coconut, garlic paste, cumin seeds & green chillies.
  • Then mash the cooked green gram nicely, and cook for 5 more minutes.(NB: You can add more water at this point , if its very thick )
  • In low flame, add ground paste & salt to the cooked green gram, and cook it for some more time. But no need to boil.
  • In another pan heat ghee/oil and add mustard seeds, dry red chillies, shallots, chilly powder and fry for sometime. 
  • And mix it with Parippu curry.
  • Have with rice, pappadam(Pappad) & ghee.
Happy cooking...!

Njoyy,

Jisha 

9 comments:

shahana said...

Parippu curry is my favorite.Looks really delicious!!!

Sarah Naveen said...

Yummy yumm!!!!!Navee de favorite annuuu

Jagruti said...

Hey Jisha

Thanks for stopping by....hope 2 c u again...i'll be here more often..

cheers

Alisa said...

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Aparna said...

parippu curry is our favorite..rice & parippu curry..1 fish fry..hmm wooww

Jisha Dil said...

hey aparna,nice to see u here..even I am also a fan o parippu curry....parippu & pappadam..wow..anywzs I will put a fish fry recipe soon...:)...

Jisa Anu Mathew said...

Hai jisha...
all ur recipes super..
today i tried 'Green gram Curry / Cheru Payar Parippu Curry'...
really super hit...
Thank uuu soooo much...i will keep trying other recipes too..

Jisa Anu Mathew said...

Hai jisha...
all ur recipes super..
today i tried 'Green gram Curry / Cheru Payar Parippu Curry'...
really super hit...
Thank uuu soooo much...i will keep trying other recipes too..

JishasKitchen said...

Thanks a lot Jisa..Realy very happy to hear that....keep visiting and keep n touch...:)

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