Bharva Tinda Masala | How to make Bharva Tinda Masala

By Rita Arora  |  3rd Oct 2016  |  
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About Bharva Tinda Masala Recipe

Tinda masala recipe is a simple and easy vegan Indian style recipe that is cooked in tomato gravy. Some people eat only potatoes and paneer during fast but I will recommend to try this tinda masala.

Bharva Tinda Masala, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Bharva Tinda Masala by Rita Arora will definitely help you in its preparation. The Bharva Tinda Masala can be prepared within 15 minutes. The time taken for cooking Bharva Tinda Masala is 15 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 3 people. The recipe details out how to make Bharva Tinda Masala step by step. The detailed explanation makes Bharva Tinda Masala so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Bharva Tinda Masala 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 Bharva Tinda Masala from BetterButter.

Bharva Tinda Masala

Ingredients to make Bharva Tinda Masala

  • 8-10 medium round gourds (tinda), peeled and slit
  • 1 teaspoon coriander powder
  • 1 teaspoon fennel powder (optional)
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried mango powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garam masala powder
  • salt to taste
  • 2 tablespoon oil
  • 1 tsp ginger paste
  • 3 medium tomato, puree

How to make Bharva Tinda Masala

  1. Combine coriander powder, fennel powder, dried mango powder, turmeric powder, chilli powder, garam masala powder and salt in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Reserve some prepared masala and stuff the remaining masala into the gourds.
  3. Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add ginger and tomato and cook till the oil separates.
  4. Reduce heat, add remaining masala and mix well. Add stuffed round gourds, mix, cover and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add some water, mix, cover and cook on low heat till gourds are fully done.
  5. Serve hot garnished with some Garam masala powder and chopped coriander.

My Tip:

I have used whole tinde for my recipe but they can be quartered and used in therecipe. Cooking time will vary as cut pieces will cook faster compared to the whole tinde.

Reviews for Bharva Tinda Masala (2)

Sneha Satish Tiwaria year ago


Ananya Mohanty2 years ago

Looks absolutely yummy and what a great picture!