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June 10, 2009

Peas Butter Masala - Peas Masala Recipe

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I tried this gravy from Mrs. Mallika Badrinath’s 100 Vegetarian Gravies book. It was tasting great with roti.

PEAS BUTTER MASALA

Ingredients:
  • Dried Peas (Soak for 8 hrs )  - 1 cup (Fresh green peas is also good)
To grind:
  • Tomato – 5 nos
  • Big onion- 3 -4 nos
To saute:
  • Cinnamon – 1 inch stick
  • Cloves – 2 nos
  • Cardamom seeds – 1 no
  • Ginger garlic paste – 1 tsp
  • Coriander powder – 2-3 tsp
  • Red chilly powder – 2 tsp (increase if u want more)
  • Tomato sauce – 1 tsp (its not given in the actual recipe but i added it. It gives a restaurant kinda flavor. its ur choice of using it )
  • Fenugreek seeds – 1/4 tsp
  • Jeera/cumin seeds – 1/4 tsp
  • Butter OR cooking oil – 2tbsp
  • Salt & water – as needed.
  • Sugar  - a pinch
  • Coriander leaves – to garnish
  • Fresh cream – little to add before serving
Method:
  • Heat a kadai with little oil and roast the cumin and fenugreek seeds till light golden brown and powder it.Keep aside.
  • Grind tomatoes  and onion to make a smooth paste.
  • Heat a kadai with butter and add the spices to it.Then add the ground tomato,onion paste.Saute till the ghee floats on top..saute in low flame.
  • Then add the ginger garlic paste ,coriander powder,red chilly powder and little sugar, tomato sauce diluted in little water..Fry for sometime till nice aroma wafts..
  • Finally add the soaked peas and transfer everything into a cooker..
  • Once the peas gets cooked, add the powdered cumin,fenugreek seeds.Mix it well .Garnish with coriander leaves..
  • Add the fresh cream just before serving!!
Yummy kurma is ready!!
PEAS BUTTER MASALA1

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37 comments :

  1. Awesome click Chitra...I love peas masala...it tastes delicious with anything :)

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  2. delicious peas masala chithra and palak rice looks yummy..

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  3. I love peas made like this.
    Looks so so yummy yumm.

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  4. Lovely Peas masala..Looks perfect with that roti..Yummy..

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  5. I love peas and peas butter masala looks delicious..so creamy and rich..perfect with nan and parathas

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  6. Lovely peas masala ...would have tasted great with chapathis/parathas... and nice color of the gravy too :)

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  7. Arewaah!!what rich colour to gravy.Must taste good too.

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  8. this is a lovely curry .. must be soo yumm with rotis or parathas

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  9. What a delicious Peas masala! Love the colour and the creamy rich look of the gravy!

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  10. Wow the gravy looks so delicious, also very nice info on peas from your kitchen clinic. Thanks for sharing.

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  11. wow! nice pes masala ..love the clicks ..awsome

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  12. I've tried this recipe from her book too - looks good and so does the palak rice :)

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  13. hi chitra,
    don't u worry abt the snaps dear! the recipe sounds so good and the first pic made me drool looks so rich :P
    hmmm Mangala's recipe for t&t wow! thats great chitra glad u r trying recipes from other blogs too!
    Enjoy
    TC

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  14. Wow peas masala look yummy and spinach rice looks great CHitra:)

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  15. Looks colorful and Delecious..I toolove Malika Badirinath recepies..

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  16. Malliga Badrinath's recipes are worth to try. Peas butter masala looks delicious.

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  17. Wow peas masala looks yummy. Nice click.

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  18. Korma looks good:)
    Rice picture also is looking gorgeous,not bad as u hav told!! Looks mouthwatering!

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  19. i love peas, can you make it without butter? lol rebecca

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  20. Oh wow looks flavourful and yum.....that palak rice also looks flavourful....

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  21. hi chitra ..
    yummy peas masala ..lovely click too

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  22. Thanks Chitra for visiting my blog... peas curry and palak rice looks yumm...Thanks for you love my meaning of my blog too...And about the blog name of your I must say This is very attractive name too as I am a fan about the movie of Ratatouille...I love this movie very much and your blog too...

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  23. lovely dish... looks awesome..

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  24. Ahh..I just need some porotta's now..dip into that rich curry n yummmm..heaven..!..nice clicks dear..!

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  25. Thanks a lot dearies for ur sweet comments abt my click..:)
    @ pinky, thanks a lot dear:)

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  26. That looks so lovely, can't wait to make it. Going to check my pantry for peas, butter and stuff!

    Tried and tested...looks awesome too!!!

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  27. Peas butter masala is soo tempting...yum yum!!!

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  28. You had me at the first pic Yum!

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  29. Peas masala looks yumm and lovely clicks chitra..

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  30. Yummyyyyyyyy...very nice cliks :)

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  31. Who doesn't love peas? Looks good. My daughter loves a variation on this. Its also a PBM but its Paneer (not peas) butter masala. :)

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  32. I have heard a lot abt vepampoo rasam..but haven ever tried it.may be now I will.

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