Monday, March 4, 2013

Vegetable stew/Pachakkari ishtew



Ingredients

Potato  cubed    -  2 medium

Carrot  Cubed    -  1 big

Beans  (cut into 1-inch pieces)    -   12 nos

Frozen green peas           -  1/2 cup

Onion   chopped       -  1 no

Green chilli slit           - 4 nos

Ginger chopped          - 1 inch piece

Curry leaves

Coriander leaves          - 2 tbsp

Mint leaves                   - 1 tbsp

Peppercorns               - 1 tbsp

Cardamom                  - 2 nos

Cloves                         -3 nos

Cinnamon                     -1   piece

Thin coconut milk           - 2  cups

Thick coconut milk         - 1/2 cup

Rice powder ( optional)    - 2 tsp

Oil

Salt





Method
Pressure cook carrots, potatoes, beans, 2 green chillies, ginger, curry leaves, cardamom, cinnamon stick, peppercorns, cloves, and salt adding little water till one whistle. 
Heat oil in a pan, saute chopped onions. When it turns transparent, add 2 green chillies, coriander leaves and mint leaves. Fry for 30 seconds. Now add rice flour (this is optional, and used as a thickener here). Saute for a minute. Add thin coconut milk. Now add cooked vegetables to this and 1/2 cup frozen peas. When curry starts to thicken, add thick coconut milk. Garnish with mint leaves and coriander leaves.
Serve hot with appam, idiappam, puttu. 



35 comments:

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  2. wow - ishtoo pachakariyondo? i cook only with kolli - this is amazing

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  3. it looks delicious..it is my favorite..adding mint leaves is new to me..

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  4. I love ishtoo :) And am following you !!

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  5. hello Beena,
    first time here. you have a nice simple blog, and real gud recipes as well.

    do visit my space as well...

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  6. comfort in a bowl. very delicious soup.

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  7. Adipoli stew, Njanum oru stew annu post cheytahuthu.

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  8. Very delicious stew..great with appam.

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  9. Stew looks very tempting with appams...

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  10. Totally drooling here !!! This looks amazing :)

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  11. Aappam with veg stew looks inviting, healthy n delicious preparation..nice!

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  12. Thank you Been for the visit and for the follow....Wow! this is a treat...love to have it with palappam...yum

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  13. ivy sew http://simplybeautifulhealthyliving.blogspot.comMarch 6, 2013 at 2:32 AM

    This is yummy.. :)

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  15. Aapam with this stew, superb combo..

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  17. Great combo and looks awesome! Thanks so much for stopping by and joining in my blog....

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  18. Healthy and yummy recipe....

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  19. Ah, you make vegetables so appealing and delicious!

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  21. Very nice and yummy stew, very simple and nice blog...
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  22. Stew is always light & great on tummy. Love this stew!!Looks perfect & all the chopped vegetables floating around makes it look more drool worthy.

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  23. Wooow super very simple recepe thank you for sharing with us

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  24. Wooow super very simple recepe thank you for sharing with us

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  25. I want appam recipe of yours please post it.

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