Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) | How to make Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)

By Sheena Omana Narayanan  |  20th Feb 2017  |  
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  • Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas), How to make Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)
Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)by Sheena Omana Narayanan
  • Prep Time

    15

    mins
  • Cook Time

    10

    mins
  • Serves

    2

    People

19

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About Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) Recipe

Chayote is originally native to Mesoamerica. In India this vegetable is found mainly in Tamilnadu and Bangalore.It is one veggie less in calories and also rich in vitamin. Podimas means powder.

Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by Sheena Omana Narayanan teaches how to make Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) in your kitchen at home. This recipe can be served to 2 people. You can find this dish at most restaurants and you can also prepare Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) takes 15 minutes for the preparation and 10 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) is a good option for you. The flavour of Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) and impress your family and friends.

Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)

Ingredients to make Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)

  • Chayote Squash(Chow Chow):- 2nos
  • onion:- 1 Chopped finely
  • turmeric:- 1tsp
  • chilly powdered:- 1tsp
  • salt
  • For Roasting
  • Udral dal:- 1 tsp
  • Chana dal:- 1tbsp
  • Cummin Seeds:- 1 tsp
  • Dry Red Chillies:- 3-4 nos
  • curry leaves:- a sprig
  • coconut grated:- 2tbsp
  • tamarind:- a seeds size piece
  • methi seeds:- 1/2 tsp
  • oil

How to make Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas)

  1. Heat pan and roast all ingredients listed under roasting except oil
  2. Roast until it turns nice brown in color,allow it to cool and grind coarsely without adding water.
  3. Take small pot add chayote pieces along with salt,turmeric,chilly powder and water.
  4. Boil chayote until it is half cooked( do not allow chayote it become very soft)
  5. Now heat oil in a pan add mustard seeds allow it to splutter, add onion and fry until it turns pink,add half cooked chayote and fry for 5 minutes
  6. Add powdered masala and salt if required.
  7. Mix well until all powdered masala incorporated with chayote, cook for 5 mins in medium flame stirring slowly.
  8. Serve hot with rice and rasam

Reviews for Chow Chow Podimas( Chayote podimas) (1)

Kanak Patela year ago

awesome dish!
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