Nimona - green pea curry | How to make Nimona - green pea curry

By Delicacies On The Plate - Pallavi's Kitchen  |  15th Nov 2017  |  
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About Nimona - green pea curry Recipe

This is one authentic recipe of green peas curry....traditonally known as Nimona....this delicacy belongs to uttarpradesh....widely made during winters when the green pea crop is harvested....

Nimona - green pea curry is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Nimona - green pea curry by Delicacies On The Plate - Pallavi's Kitchen is a step by step process by which you can learn how to make Nimona - green pea curry at your home. It is an easy recipe which is best to understand for the beginners. Nimona - green pea curry is a dish which comes from North Indian cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 8 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Nimona - green pea curry takes 10 minute for the preparation and 15 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Nimona - green pea curry make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Nimona - green pea curry will be the best option for you. The flavor of Nimona - green pea curry is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Nimona - green pea curry at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

Nimona - green pea curry

Ingredients to make Nimona - green pea curry

  • 250 gms + 100 gms green peas
  • 2 bulbs of garlic peeled
  • 4-5 green chilies
  • 1-1&1/2 inch ginger
  • 2 medium potatoes diced in 2 inch pieces
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 3 dried red chilies
  • 2 bay leaves
  • Pinch of asofoetida
  • 3/4 tsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 medium bowl coriander leaves
  • salt to taste
  • 6-7 tbsp oil

How to make Nimona - green pea curry

  1. Coarsely grind 250 gms of green peas without adding water.
  2. Make a dry paste of green chili, garlic and ginger.
  3. Start to heat up a kadai..add oil to the heated oil add asofoetida, red chili and bay leaf...
  4. Add the onion and cook till it starts to turns golden brown...add the green chili paste and cook for a minute an a low heat..
  5. Now add the whole green peas i.e. the additional 100 gms..also add the potatoes...cook for 3-4 mins or till the potato pieces are cooked...
  6. Now add the coarsely grinded green peas...and now cook till the grains of the green peas separate...cook on a low heat and keep stirring in between.
  7. Now add the dry spices and cook for around 30 secs....make the paste of coriander leaves and add it to the kadai...mix it well and again cook for around 15-20 secs...
  8. Add water as per desired consistency....
  9. Now cover and cook on a low heat till the the oil starts to float on the top...
  10. Add salt to taste....serve this delicious nimona...with roti or steamed rice...while serving top it up with 1 tbsp desi ghee to enhance its taste....

My Tip:

Preferably use fresh green peas which r tender....if not available you can use frozen green peas to enjoy this delicacy.

Reviews for Nimona - green pea curry (1)

Anchal Sinha7 months ago

Reminds me of my childhood. My grandmother used to make this for me.

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