Saturday, June 23, 2012

Capsicum Thoran

Green Capsicum: 4
Shallots: 5
Mustard seeds: few
Curry leaves: few
Turmeric Powder: ¼ tsp
Salt: needed
Coconut Oil: 3tbsp
Coconut grated: ¼ cup
Garlic: 3 cloves
Ginger: ½” piece
Green Chilli: 3 (as per tolerance)
Method Of Preparation
Grind coconut coarsely by adding ginger, garlic and green chilli. Keep this aside. (Don’t add water while grinding)
Wash and remove the seeds of capsicum and chop into small pieces
Heat oil in a pan and splutter mustard seed and add chopped shallots and curry leaves.
When shallots turn translucent add turmeric powder and capsicum. Add salt too.
Close with a lid and put in very low flame.
When capsicum is ¾ done add the grinded coconut paste. Stir well and switch off the flame.

Note: don’t overcook the capsicum. After the flame is switched off don’t close with the lid till it is cooled.


Vimitha Anand said...

Never tried thoran with capsicum. Nice idea

Maayeka said...

Nice and delicious,,looks so crisp..never tried capsicum this way!

PT said...

very yummy..

R.Punitha said...

Hi Fasee ,

capsicum thoran looks delicious!!

Neat and simple recipe Fasee :)

Take care ..

Priya said...

Wat a healthy and flavourful thoran.

Gloria said...

What nice recipe Faseela!

Asiya @ Chocolate and Chillies said...

Looks wonderful..great way to use green peppers!

Julie said...

very delicious thoran,yummy!!

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Torviewtoronto said...

delicious looking thoran to serve as side

Sensible Vegetarian said...

Looks so good and delicious.

Reshmi said...

nice preparation...

simran said...

interesting!!!!!!!great way to have capcicum.looks very tasty.

Shabbu said...

looks yummy..never tried thoran with capsicum,,.

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Spice up the Curry said...

very interesting and yummy recipe

Asiya Omar said...

New idea, looks Yummm...

Curry and Comfort said...

Looks spicy and yummy!:)

Sha Jabi said...

ee recp naan innu moshitikkan pova tto,nice recp dear.
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Mahi said...

My favourite veggie..will try it soon n let you know!