Thengai Thuvayal | How to make Thengai Thuvayal

By Divya   |  15th Sep 2016  |  
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About Thengai Thuvayal Recipe

A traditional south indian delicacy served as a side dish for idli, dosas etc.

Thengai Thuvayal is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Thengai Thuvayal in your kitchen. This recipe requires 5 minutes for preparation and 5 minutes to cook. The Thengai Thuvayal by Divya has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Thengai Thuvayal at home without any difficulty. Thengai Thuvayal is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Thengai Thuvayal would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Thengai Thuvayal this weekend. Share your Thengai Thuvayal cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Divya for inputs. In case you have any queries for Thengai Thuvayal you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Divya . You can also rate the Thengai Thuvayal and give feedback.

Thengai Thuvayal

Ingredients to make Thengai Thuvayal

  • Grated coconut - 1 1/2 cup
  • onion - 1 chopped
  • green chillies - 5
  • garlic 4 cloves
  • tamarind a small gooseberry size
  • mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon
  • Urud dal 1/2 teaspoon
  • red chilly - 1
  • salt to taste
  • oil - 1/2 teaspoon

How to make Thengai Thuvayal

  1. Heat oil in a kadai, add the mustard seeds, urad dal, onion, garlic, green chillies, red chilli and fry for a minute.
  2. Add the grated coconut, tamarind and fry for 2 to 3 minutes until the raw coconut smell goes.
  3. Grind everything together in a mixie along with salt by adding very little water to get a very thick paste.
  4. Serve with idli, dosa, puliogare etc.

My Tip:

Do not over saute the coconut. Add very little water while grinding.

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Kanak Patel2 years ago