Pachai payaru kadayal | How to make Pachai payaru kadayal

By Tina Francis  |  28th Apr 2016  |  
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About Pachai payaru kadayal Recipe

A typical Kongunadu recipe made with green gram. A healthy dish for all age groups.

Pachai payaru kadayal is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Pachai payaru kadayal has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Tina Francis is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Pachai payaru kadayal recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Pachai payaru kadayal is 15 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 20 minutes. This is recipe of Pachai payaru kadayal is perfect to serve 2 people. Pachai payaru kadayal is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Pachai payaru kadayal. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Pachai payaru kadayal by commenting on this page below!

Pachai payaru kadayal

Ingredients to make Pachai payaru kadayal

  • green gram - 100 gm
  • Onion/ shallots- 8
  • green chillies - 4
  • garlic cloves - 3
  • Few curry leaves
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • coriander seeds or 1/2 tsp coriander powder
  • salt as per taste

How to make Pachai payaru kadayal

  1. Roast the green gram till the aroma develops. Then pressure cook it with garlic cloves till 4 to 5 whistles blow.
  2. Heat the kadai. Add the gingelly oil, followed by cumin seeds, shallots, green chillies, curry leaves, coriander powder. Saute it well.
  3. Now add the sauted mixture to the pressure cooked green gram. Then add salt as per taste.
  4. This is mashed with the back of a laddle. It is usually done in earthen pot called Kothu chatting with a kind of laddle comes with it.

My Tip:

When tomato is added it gives a different taste.

Reviews for Pachai payaru kadayal (1)

Shilpa lad2 years ago

Nice recipe! something new to try :D