May 16, 2011

Mashed Turkey Berry / Sundakkai Kadaiyal

Thoor Dal
½ cup
Turkey Berry / Sundakkai
1 cup
Red Chilly
Sambar Onion
Sambar Powder
1 tbs
2 tes
Mustard Seeds
¼ tes
Urad Dal
¼ tes
Curry Leaves
1 Spring
Cumin Seeds
1 tes
To Taste
Coriander Leaves
Sesame Oil
1 tbs
Thalippu Vadagam / Tempering Agent
1 tes
1. Remove the stem of the sundakkai and wash them well.
2. Pressure cook the toor dal, sundakkai, red chillies, sambar onion, tomato and turmeric powder with 1 cup of water in a medium flame for 2-3 whistles.
3. Allow it to cool down, and after the pressure has reduced,  mash them with hand beater.
4. Heat the oil in a pan, and add mustard seeds, urad dal, curry leaves and cumin seeds. Allow it to pop.
5. Then, add the chopped onion and fry till they become translucent.
6. Now, add the mashed dal, sambar powder and salt. Mix them well and add water if necessary.
7. Bring it to boil. Switch off the stove and then temper the mixture with thaalippu vadagam using sesame oil.
8. Garnish with coriander leaves.

This goes well with plain rice and rotis.


Hari Chandana P said...

Sounds interesting.. thanks for the awesome recipe !!
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Priya Sreeram said...

lovely kadaiyal recipe- yum !

Sangeetha M said...

My mom will also make it in similar way...yours looks simply inviting...will like to have with i m not able to find this:(

Raks said...

Not a big fan of sundakkai,but nice recipe!


Love it to eat it with idly...

Sunanda said...

Recipe is new to me.. looks delicious...

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Raji said...

Nice recipe..never have tasted fresh sundakkai before.

KrithisKitchen said...

Long time since I have seen these veggies.. lovely kadaiyal..

Unknown said...

Very inviting pic. This is a new kind of berry, looks great.

Chitra said...

i love sundakkai or sunda vattal prepration...urs look delicious..

Sobha Shyam said...

Looks delicious..never tried it before..

Suja Manoj said...

This is new to me,sounds delicious and healthy dal.

divya said... fav veg ...i live very much but i won't get here...yummy and delicious recipe..

Chitra said...

yummy and healthy.

Vidhya said...

Wow the curry looks yum.

aipi said...

Never heard of these berries ~ glad to find a new ingredient :)
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Mahi said...

சுண்டைக்காயை கண்ணில் காட்டியதுக்கு நன்றி! :)

எங்க வீட்டில் பச்சை சுண்டக்காய்ல புளிக்குழம்பு மட்டும்தான் செய்வோம்,இது புதுசா இருக்குங்க குறிஞ்சி.

ஹெல்த்தி ரெசிப்பி!

Shanavi said...

Dhivyama iruku Kurnji, Miss all these authentic dishes !!!

Unknown said...

Enga amma ippadi dhan seyvaanga.

Pushpa said...

Too bad we can't get this delicious vegetable here.Curry looks delicious miss binging on them.

Pushpa said...

Too bad we can't get this delicious veggie here.Curry looks delicious miss binging on it.

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