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Indian Squash with til Recipe

Indian Squash with til is a popular Indian Side Dish
Author :
On :
Thursday, 25 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Stewed Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 2
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1 - squash
  • 1/4 cup - til (soaked for 1/2 hour)
  • 1/4 cup - coconut, fresh grated
  • 5 - Green chillies
  • 1 tbsp - Urad Dal
  • Few Red Chillies
  • Some Curry leaves
  • How to Make Indian Squash with til:

    1. Cut the squash into small pieces.
    2. Add very little salt and microwave till it is tender.
    3. Drain til. Add grated coconut and green chillies to it.
    4. Grind to a paste, adding a little salt.
    5. In a kadai add oil.
    6. When it is hot, add urad dal and red chillies.
    7. After they are done, add some mustard seeds and curry leaves.
    8. Now, add the cooked squash and ground til paste to this.
    9. Let it simmer for some time.
    10. Garnish with coriander and serve hot.


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