Matar Makhana-Puffed Lotus Seeds and Peas Gravy

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Total Time:
40 minutes
Nutrition facts:

240 calories calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Stewed Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make Matar Makhana-Puffed Lotus Seeds and Peas Gravy

  • Grind the ingredients given under the list to grind as a smooth and fine paste and keep aside.
  • Heat oil in a pan, fry the lotus seeds for few minutes until they turn crispy. Keep aside.
  • In the same pan, heat oil and the butter, fry the shahjeera, bay leaves until they turn brown.
  • Meanwhile, grind the onions and tomatoes as a coarse paste.
  • Once it turns brown, add this grounded paste, ginger-garlic paste and cook for few minutes until the raw smell goes away.
  • Add now the frozen peas, roasted lotus seeds to the cooking paste along with red chilli powder, garam masala powder, coriander powder and salt, cook for few more minutes.
  • Now add the kept aside grounded paste to the pan and cook everything on simmer.
  • Add enough water to adjust the thickness of the gravy and cook on simmer for few minutes.
  • Put off the stove, add the chopped coriander leaves, give a stir.
  • Recipe courtesy: Priya Easy N Tasty Recipes