Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Rajma Masala Curry / Kidney Beans Masala Curry

Ingredients :
Rajma / Kidney Beans - 1cup
Tomato - 3 medium sized
Onion-1 medium sized
Ginger Garlic Paste - 1 tbsp
Green Chilly-3 to 4
Turmeric Powder-1/4 tsp
Red chilly powder-1/2 tsp
Cumin powder-1/2 tsp
Coriander powder-1 tsp
Garam masala -1/2 tsp
Kastoori methi -1/2 tsp
Curry leaves - 1 spring
Coriander leaves- few
oil or butter - 2 tsp
Method :
Soak the rajma about 4 to 5 hrs.Then wash drain the rajma.In a bowl add rajma and enough water cook till rajma become soft.
Drain the water into a vessel.mean time chop the onion and tomato and green chilly.In a cooking pan heat the oil or butter do tempering and add green chilly and onions,ginger garlic paste
 fry till onion becomes light golden in color.
add turmeric powder and curry leaves saute for few mins.now add chopped tomato saute for few mins
add rajma drained water and cover the lid cook for few mins.Then add all the spices and salt to it.
cook 3 to 4 mins.Now add rajma
cover the lid cook for few mins till rajma observe all the flavors.
Garnish with coriander leaves.

serve hot with chapathi or parathas.

16 comments:

Subhashini said...

My fav with basmati rice and salad

Jagruti said...

My Family fav..looks so delicious and tempting!!

Swathi said...

Swapana,

Rajma looks really good. I made yesterday too

Priya said...

Wowwwww such a delicious rajma masala, prefect with rotis..

Sarah Naveen said...

Beautiful presentation...
Curry looks super yummy!!

Vrinda said...

my all time fav...looks yumm

Nostalgia said...

Delicious.. nice picture and recipe

Gita said...

I love rajma...my fav..nice picture, the curry looks delicious :)

Meena said...

rajma is so wonderful isnt it...even kids love it!

ARUNA said...

Nicely done..yumm!

Ms.Chitchat said...

Loved the step by step clicks. Rajma looks very tempting and the color is great.

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Tina said...

My fav curry...Looks yummy...

Deepa G Joshi said...

love this curry..looks so delicious..tastes great with jeera rice..

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Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Rajma masala looks tempting and delicious!!! Yum yum a few rotis or pooris will be divine!!!

Fathima said...

Rajma masala looks yummy.. love ur decoration w/Rajma and coriander leaves

Swapna Sree said...

Thank you all for your lovely comments...