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Chettinad mushroom curry Recipe

Chettinad mushroom curry is a popular Indian Curries
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On :
Monday, 20 June, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Curries Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Stewed Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
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  • 1/2 cup - washed and diced Mushrooms
  • 2 whole dry Kashmiri Red Chillies
  • 6 Black Peppercorns
  • 1/2 tsp - Poppy Seeds
  • 1 tsp - Chana dal
  • 1/2 tsp - oil
  • 1/4 cup - Tamarind paste
  • 1 sprig Curry leaves
  • A pinch of Asafoetida
  • 1/2 tsp - Turmeric powder
  • Salt to taste
  • How to Make Chettinad mushroom curry:

    1. Dry roast red chilli, black peppercorn, poppy seeds, and chana dal until they are golden brown in colour. Allow to cool.
    2. Blend them together in a mixer till smooth.
    3. Heat oil in a deep pan, and add asafoetida, turmeric, curry leaves, mushrooms, and salt.
    4. Cook the mushrooms on a medium flame till they become soft.
    5. Add prepared powder and mix well.
    6. Dissolve the tamarind paste into 1/2 cup of water. Add the tamarind water.
    7. Let this cook for 10 minutes.
    8. Serve with fried rice or dosa.


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