Veg Kadai | How to make Veg Kadai

By Rekha Unni  |  7th Mar 2018  |  
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  • Veg Kadai, How to make Veg Kadai
Veg Kadaiby Rekha Unni
  • Prep Time

    10

    mins
  • Cook Time

    25

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  • Serves

    4

    People

13

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About Veg Kadai Recipe

Oh I love these delicious assortment of veggies cooked in spices and cream, they are perfect for roti/naan

Veg Kadai

Ingredients to make Veg Kadai

  • 3 tomatoes pureed
  • 1/3 cup + 1/4 cup sliced onions
  • 1 carrot & 1 potato cut in batons 1inch
  • 2/3 cup peas
  • 1/2 cup sliced capsicum/bell peppers
  • 3 tbsp oil
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • 1/4 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp ginger garlic paste
  • 3 tbsp cream
  • 1/4 cup chopped coriander leaves
  • 1.5-2 cups water
  • salt as per taste
  • For Kadai masala
  • 1 tbsp coriander seeds
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 2-3 cloves
  • 3-4 dry red chillies
  • 1 tsp Kasuri methi
  • 4-6 whole black pepper
  • 9-10 cashews
  • 1/2 inch cinnamon
  • 2-3 green cardamom pods

How to make Veg Kadai

  1. Dry roast all spices mentioned under masala section until aromatic. Allow it to cool, grind it to powder. Keep aside
  2. In a kadai, heat 1tbsp oil, saute 1/3 cup onions until translucent. To this add bell pepper/capsicum, saute until they are tender yet crunchy. Take them off from kadai and keep it aside
  3. Add 2 tbsp oil to same kadai, add ginger-garlic paste, saute until raw aroma goes away. Add 1/4 cup onions, saute until translucent. Add tomato puree, saute until oil starts leaving sides
  4. Add turmeric & red chilli powder. Mix well and saute for a minute. Now add peas, potatoes, carrot and saute for 2 minutes. Add water and salt. Mix well. Bring it to boil. Cover and cook until veggies are tender
  5. Add the sauteed bell pepper & onions to the curry. Add ground masala keeping 1 tsp ground masala aside for garnish. Mix well. Cover and simmer for 5-6 minutes
  6. Finally add coriander leaves & cream. Mix well. Sprinkle remaining masala on top of curry. Serve hot with roti/naan

Reviews for Veg Kadai (1)

Shelly Sharma7 months ago

It seems to be so yummyyy...
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