Recipe Counter

Karela Kootoo with jaggery

Recipe by
Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Stewed Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

Take a look at more Side-Dish Recipes. You may also want to try Healthy Pepper Chicken, Best Jhinge aloo posto, Easy Low fat Cauliflower cheese

Rate This Recipe


How to Make

  • Smear salt on the cut karela and keep aside for half an hour.
  • Squeeze out the water and wash it to remove the bitter taste.
  • Cook tuvar dal till soft.
  • Boil the karela with tamarind, jaggery, salt and haldi powder for a few minutes.
  • Roast all the ingredients for the masala and add coconut after removing the pan from the flame.
  • Grind masala in the mixer, add it along with cooked chick peas to the boiling mixture and mix well.
  • Splutter mustard in oil and add red chillies and curry leaves.
  • Pour into the mixture.