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Snake gourd yogurt curry Recipe

Snake gourd yogurt curry is a popular Indian Side Dish
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On :
Friday, 19 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Heat Through Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 2 cups snake gourd, diced
  • 2 cups of Curd
  • 0.5 cup dry Coconut (copra), grated
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 2 tsp oil
  • 1/2 tsp mustard
  • 1/4 tsp Fenugreek
  • 6 to 8 dry Red Chillies
  • Salt to taste
  • For seasoning: 1 tbsp Ghee or oil
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • 2 tsps black gram dal
  • Coriander leaves to garnish
  • How to Make Snake gourd yogurt curry:

    1. Add about 3/4 cup water to snake gourd and cook with salt and turmeric.
    2. Heat the oil and roast mustard, fenugreek and red chillies.
    3. Add copra and roast till it is light brown.
    4. Grind all these together and add to the gourd.
    5. Simmer for two minutes and remove from fire.
    6. Beat the curd till smooth and add to the curry.
    7. Heat the oil for seasoning in a small fry pan. Add mustard.
    8. When it splutters add the dal.
    9. When it turns brown, remove from fire and add to the curry.
    10. Mix well and stir in the coriander leaves.
    11. Serve as an accompaniment for lunch.


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