Navratan korma | How to make Navratan korma

By uzma shouab  |  22nd Apr 2016  |  
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About Navratan korma Recipe

Navratan korma is one of the most popular dish in Northern India. It is sweet, spicy, nutty and very tasty.

Navratan korma, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Navratan korma by uzma shouab will definitely help you in its preparation. The Navratan korma can be prepared within 15 minutes. The time taken for cooking Navratan korma is 30 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Navratan korma step by step. The detailed explanation makes Navratan korma so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Navratan korma can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Navratan korma from BetterButter.

Navratan korma

Ingredients to make Navratan korma

  • 2 medium sized potato, cut in 1/4 pieces
  • 2 cup chopped vegetables (boiled peas, green beans, green bell pepper, carrot and cauliflower)
  • For the gravy:
  • 2 medium sized tomatoes
  • 2 onions chopped
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds
  • 1 and 1/2 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1/2 tsp kashmiri mirch powder
  • 1 and 1/2 tsp garlic chopped
  • 1 and 1/2 tsp ginger chopped
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala powder
  • 1/4 tsp cardamom powder
  • 100 gm cashew nuts
  • salt to taste
  • oil for cooking
  • 1 tsp fenugreek leaves
  • For tempering:
  • 4-5 cashew nuts, chopped
  • 10-12 raisins
  • Ghee and coconut milk
  • Fresh coriander leaves and onion rings to garnish

How to make Navratan korma

  1. Heat the oil, fry the potato till it's cooked, then remove it from the pan and add other vegetables except the green peas and fry it well. Keep it aside.
  2. To make the gravy, heat oil in pan and add the cumin seeds, after a minute add the onion till its soft. Add the ginger, garlic chilli, tomato and spices, after 2-3 mins add cashew nuts and saute it for 10 mins, then let it cool.
  3. Once it's cooled, make a fine paste of it. Now transfer this paste on a pan over low heat and cook it for 2-3 mins, finally add and fry the vegetables and fenugreek seeds. Again cook it for 2-3 mins and turn off the stove.
  4. For the tempering, in a small pan add ghee to heat, then add cashew nuts and golden raisins. Stir fry for a minute then temper the dish with it. Finally add the coconut milk in it and cook for a minute on medium heat.
  5. Garnish it with fresh coriander leaves and onion rings.

Reviews for Navratan korma (8)

Akash Srivastavaa year ago

I tried at my home and it was delicious thanks for the recipe

Neelam Sharmaa year ago

more for special occasions. as it involves a lot of steps and frying.

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