Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style ) | How to make Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )

By Anjali Suresh  |  27th Feb 2018  |  
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  • Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style ), How to make Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )
Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )by Anjali Suresh
  • Prep Time

    30

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  • Cook Time

    15

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  • Serves

    4

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About Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style ) Recipe

A curry with many health benefits

Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )

Ingredients to make Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )

  • Drumstick leaves - 1 big cup ( removed from branches & washed well )
  • Tuvar dal/ Arhar dal - 1 katori ( boiled & kept aside )
  • coconut - 1 bowl ( fresh grated )
  • jeera - half tspn
  • Whole dry red chilly for tadka & masala - 3 to 4 ( adjust to taste )
  • Small baby onions - about 5 to 6 nos peeled & sliced fine
  • mustard seeds - 1tspn
  • coconut oil - 1 tbspn
  • hing - 2 pinches ( optional )
  • turmeric pwdr - half tspn
  • salt to taste
  • water for cooking

How to make Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style )

  1. Take a big kadai , put in the washed drumstick leaves with some water.
  2. Add salt & turmeric pwdr, mix well & let it cook for a few minutes.
  3. Then add the boiled & mashed dal.
  4. In the meantime in a mixer jar grind the grated coconut, jeera & 1 or 2 dry red chillies broken into pieces with little water to a smooth paste .
  5. Now pour in the ground coconut paste. Mix again. Boil for a few minutes. Add little water if required and bring to required consistency.
  6. Turn off the gas. In a tadka pan put oil & when hot put in mustard seeds & hing....
  7. After they splutter add the dry red chilly kept for tadka & the sliced baby onions....
  8. Fry well ..... when it gets golden brown pour this all over the curry & mix well.... serve hot with steamed rice or roti.

My Tip:

Use fresh and tender drumstick leaves.... It should be removed and used immediately....

Reviews for Drumstick leaves curry ( Kerala style ) (1)

Shruti Jolly9 months ago

Interesting recipe
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Anjali Suresh
9 months ago
Thanks a lot Shruti :relaxed: