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Thakkali Thokku

Kumuda Elavazhagan
10 minutes
Prep Time
15 minutes
Cook Time
6 People
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ABOUT Thakkali Thokku RECIPE

A superb side dish, to be served with some hot steamed rice on the side.

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Easy
  • Stir fry
  • Side Dishes

Ingredients Serving: 6

  1. 12 medium sized ripe tomatoes finely chopped
  2. 1 big onion finely chopped
  3. few curry leaves
  4. Salt to taste
  5. 5 tesp red chilli powder
  6. 1/2 tesp turmeric powder
  7. 1/2 tesp mustard seeds
  8. 4 tbsp oil
  9. 1/4 tesp sugar
  10. 1/4 cup water


  1. In a kadai add oil and place on medium flame.
  2. Add mustard,let splutter,drop a few curry leaves.
  3. Add onions and saute till light brown
  4. Now add tomatoes and saute,Put turmeric powder,salt, chilli powder
  5. Pour 1/4 cup water,mix, let boil
  6. Cook till it's thick, stiring occasionally,till you see the oil floating on top,add 1 /4 tesp sugar mix and remove.
  7. Thakkali Thokku is ready to serve.

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BetterButter Editorial   Jun-21-2018


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