Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Kaya-Vanpayar(Banana-Red Chouri) Thoran

Ingredients :
Raw plantain: 2 cup
Vanpayar/Red Chouri: 1 cup
Turmeric powde: 1 tsp
Red chilli powder: 1/2 tbsp
Salt: to taste

For Grinding:
Grated coconut: 1/2 cup
Cumin Seed: 1 tsp
Shallot: 8-10 pcs
Turmeric powder: 1/2 tsp
Green chilli: 2-3 pcs
Garlic chopped: 1 no

For Seasoning:
Mustard seeds: 1 tsp
Shallots chopped: 1 pc
Curry leaves: 1 spring
Red chilli: 2-3 pcs

Cook vanpayar with enough water, add turmeric powder, red chilli powder, salt to this. Coarsely grind coconut, shallots, garlic, cumin seed, green chilli in a mixer. Cook kaya/platain with shallots, turmeric powder, salt and water till done. Add coocnut mix into the cooked plantain , cover and cook for 2-3 minutes. Add cooked red chouri and mix well. Again cook for 4-5 minutes. Heat oil in another pan, splutter mustard seeds. Add shallots, curry leaves, red chilli . Saute till golden color. Pour this seasoning over the curry. serve hot with rice.