Monday, June 13, 2011

Jackfruit Seeds &Snake Gourd Stir Fry (Chakkakuru Padavalanga Thoran)

1. Jack fruit seeds-1cup
   Snake gourd-1cup
Cut jack fruit seeds and snake gourd lengthwise.

2.Shredded coconut-1/2cup
   Cumin seeds-1tsp
   Green chilly-3
   Turmeric powder-1/4tsp
Grind coconut with cumin seeds,Green chilly,Garlic and turmeric powder into a coarse paste.

3.Coconut oil-2tsp
   Mustard seeds-1tsp
   Dry red chilies-2
   Curry leaves-1

  • Cook jack fruit seeds with turmeric powder and salt.
  • Mix together cooked jack fruit seeds ,snake gourd,coconut paste and salt.
  • Heat oil in a pan and splutter mustard seeds.Fry curry leaves and dry red chilly.Add jack fruit seeds mixture and saute for a minute.Cover and cook on low flame.After 5 minutes snake gourd will be cooked.Stir for a few more minutes and remove from heat.