Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) | How to make Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd)

By swapna ghosh  |  9th Jun 2016  |  
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About Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) Recipe

A typical bengali dish made in almost every household

Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd), a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) by swapna ghosh will definitely help you in its preparation. The Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) can be prepared within 10 minutes. The time taken for cooking Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) is 15 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) step by step. The detailed explanation makes Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) 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 Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd) from BetterButter.

Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd)

Ingredients to make Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd)

  • Finely chopped Chalkumro (Whitegourd/Ash gourd) - 1 kg
  • Kalaunji (onion seed) - 1/4 tspn
  • Refined oil
  • Grated coconut - 1 cup
  • salt
  • sugar - 4 tspn
  • Dry red chilli - 2
  • Slit green chilli - 3
  • water - 1/2 cup

How to make Chalkumro (Ashgourd/White gourd)

  1. Pressure cook with one whistle the finely chopped chalkumro in 1/2 cup water
  2. Drain the water. In a pan add refined oil and then add kalaunji, dry red chilli and the chalkumro.
  3. Now add salt and mix properly till the water that comes out dries completly.
  4. Post that add sugar, grated coconut and ad the green chilli. Mix properly for 2-3 minutes and remove from flame.
  5. Garnish it with grated coconut.

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