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Brinjal curry recipe

Brinjal curry recipes method of cooking

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Brinjal is also known as eggplant or baingan or as aubergine .Brinjal is good to reduce blood cholesterol .
Brinjal curry recipes is very tasty with rice or with chapattis .Brinjal curry is prepared with brinjal,ginger,coriander ,tamarind juice,turmeric powder,chana dal,Urud dal ,mustard seeds,cumin seeds,green & red chillies,oil & salt – all these are available in any kitchen .
For the preparation of Brinjal curry you need a thick bottom pan to cook & you may need mixi or grinder to grind green chillies, ginger, coriander leaves nicely to make a paste .

Ingredients for Brinjal curry recipes

Medium size brinjals -8 (not round ones)
Ginger -2inches
coriander-equal to ginger
tamarind juice( thick) -1 t.sp.
turmuric powder-1/2 t.sp.
chana dal--1 t.sp
Urud dal-1 t.sp
mustard seeds-1/2 t.sp
cumin seeds-1/2 t.sp
oil-4 t.sp.s
green chiilies 5
red chillies -3(cut into pieces)
salt to taste

Method of cooking Brinjal curry

.Grind green chillies, ginger, coriander leaves nicely to make paste & brinjals cut into 2 inch pieces
In a thick bottom pan heat oil . Put chana dal, urud dal, cumin seeds, mustard seeds ,after it splutter add red chillies and fry nicely.Add brinjal pieces along with salt and turmeric & fry it for a while and cover the pan with plate with water in it ,after few minute remove the plate ,if the brinjals are half cooked ,pour tamarind juice & the ginger coriander paste & mix well .Close the pan ,but remember to stir inbetween to avoid any burning of gravy or sticking to the bottom .After 6 or 7 minutes brinjal curry will be ready . Sprinkle coriander leaves .

Brinjal curry tastes so great with white rice served with ghee .Yummy .

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