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Kalyana Rasam Recipe

Kalyana Rasam is a popular Indian Curries
Author :
On :
Wednesday, 22 June, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Curries Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1 - small gooseberry size Tamarind
  • 3 - Tomatoes
  • 1 tbsp - Toor Dal
  • Salt to taste
  • Curry leaves
  • Hing - a small pinch
  • Ingredients For Grinding:
  • 1 tsp - Ghee
  • 2 tsp - Coriander seeds
  • 2 tsp - Toor Dal
  • 1 tsp - pepper
  • 1 - Red Chillies
  • 1/2 tsp - Cumin seeds
  • Ingredients For Seasoning:
  • 1 tsp - Mustard Seeds
  • 1 tsp - Ghee
  • How to Make Kalyana Rasam:

    1. Soak the tamarind in water and extract the juice.
    2. Pressure cook the toor dal and smash it nicely and keep it aside.
    3. Heat a pan, add ghee and add the grinding ingredients except cumin seeds and fry it till the dal turns golden brown colour.
    4. Remove the fried ingredients from the flame and add it to mixer and also add cumin seeds.
    5. Grind the ingredients to a fine powder and keep it aside.
    6. Add the tamarind juice to a vessel along with 1 chopped tomato, salt, curry leaves and hing.
    7. Grind the other tomatoes in a mixer to puree.
    8. Add the tomato puree to the tamarind juice extract and mix well and keep in flame.
    9. Allow the rasam to boil till the raw smell of the tamarind goes off, add smashed dal and mix well and add 2 cups of water and keep in flame for another 5 minutes.
    10. Finally add the ground powder and mix well and when the rasam gets the froth, remove from flame.
    11. Heat another pan, add ghee and add mustard seeds and when the mustard seeds starts to sputter, add it to the rasam. Garnish it with coriander leaves and serve hot with rice.
    12. The and spicy kalyana rasam is ready to serve.
    13. Recipe courtesy: Subbu's Kitchen.


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