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Southern Sorakkai (Bottle gourd)

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Rated 3.5 based on 100 votes
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Saute Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make

  • Roast red chillies, coriander seeds, fenugreek seeds and pepper corns in 2 tsp of oil and powder coarsely.
  • Heat remaining oil and add mustard. When it splutters, add curry leaves and asafoetida.
  • After few seconds, add the bottle gourd pieces and salt.
  • Add the spice powder, cover and cook on a low flame till the vegetable is tender.
  • Mix tamarind paste with 1 tbsp of hot water and add.
  • Simmer without covering till cooked.