Tomato Rasam | How to make Tomato Rasam

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About Tomato Rasam

Tomato Rasam is a famous South Indian soup which is prepared with tomatoes, tamarind and a variant of spices!

Tomato Rasam is an aromatic, flavorful and delicious dish which is very much popular in Tamil Nadu. The name itself get juices flowing in your mouth and this dish has a heavenly experience in every bite. When Tomato Rasam is cooked perfectly it can turn into a dish beyond excellence. It is a recipe of delight which no one can resist. You can try this amazing Tomato Rasam at the restaurants and you can also prepare it at your home. People of different region prepare this dish differently according to their own taste. This quick and easy recipe requires only few minute for the preparation and 40 minute to cook it perfectly. On the Better Butter website, you can find the recipe of Tomato Rasam by Ritu Sharma in step by step with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook the perfect Tomato Rasam at your home without any difficulties. Tomato Rasam is one of the representative dishes of Tamil Nadu which you can serve in any special occasions.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time40mins
  • Serves4People
Tomato Rasam

Ingredients to make Tomato Rasam

  • 8-10 Tomatoes chopped
  • 1/2 cup Tamarind water
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 2 Dry red chilies
  • 8-10 Garlic chopped
  • I inch Ginger
  • 2-3 Curry leaves
  • 2 tbspVegetable oil
  • 1 tbsp Cumin seeds
  • 2 tsp Coriander leaves chopped
  • 1 tsp Urad dal
  • 1 tsp Black pepper
  • 1 tsp Mustard seeds
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 1/4 tsp Asafoetida/Hing
  • Salt to taste

How to make Tomato Rasam

  1. Blanch the tomatoes, let them cool and mash to make a smooth puree
  2. Add coriander leaves, ginger, garlic, black pepper and cumin seeds in a grinder and make a coarse paste
  3. Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds and when they splutter add urad dal to it. Stir fry until it becomes slightly brown.
  4. Add hing, red chillies, and curry leaves to it. Stir fry for 2-3 mins.
  5. Add the spice paste and turmeric powder and fry for 1 minute.
  6. Now add in the tomato puree along with tamarind water and water.
  7. Bring to boil and simmer for 10 mins.
  8. Season with salt and coriander leaves. Serve hot!

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Shipra Bhandari8 months ago
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Jeevan Gowda10 months ago
11/2 water when to add?
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priya gopinathana year ago
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Eltiyasha Guptaa year ago
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Nita Paula year ago
we geneally make this
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Chaya Anjaa year ago
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Meenu Pundir2 years ago
Very nice
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