Thursday, February 2, 2012

Kadai Mushroom masala

Kadai mushroom masala is a very good accompaniment for chapathis. The crunchiness that the capsicums impart together with the soft mushrooms and the flavored spices can never go wrong. You can even add a handful of fresh peas to elevate the flavor. Those who are enemies with mushrooms can replace the same with paneer cubes and make Kadai paneer masala.

~*What U Need*~
Onions - 2
Tomatoes - 2
Cumin seeds - 1/4 tsp
Red chilli - 1
Ginger garlic paste - 1/2 tsp
Chilli powder - 1/2 tsp
Turmeric powder - a pinch
Coriander powder - 1/2 tsp
Garam masala - 1/4 tsp
Capsicum(cubed) - 1/2 cup
Mushrooms(cubed) - half packet
Dried Kasurimethi leaves
Corainder leaves
Oil
Salt

How I Made it:
Puree the tomatoes in a blender. Heat oil in a kadai. Add jeera, once fried, add red chilli and fry well. Add finely chopped onions and fry till translucent. Add ginger-garlic paste and fry till brown. Now add the tomato puree and saute till the raw smell leaves. Then add the masala powders and salt and mix well. Once the oil separates, add the capsicum and saute for 5 seconds. Next add the mushrooms and mix well till the masala coats evenly. Close with lid and allow to simmer for 3-4 mins. You will see the mushrooms giving out water. Mix well and check if the mushrooms have been cooked. If needed add excess water.
Now add crushed kasuri methi leaves and chopped coriander leaves.

Serve with chapathis.

So thats it Folks...
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33 comments:

  1. Yummy combo with rice or rotis, delicious..

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  2. Seriously cant take my eyes from ur irresistible click,super tempting masala..

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  3. Yummy mushroom masala..looks tempting

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  4. lovely combo with chappathi......so tempting

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  5. super tempting masala,perfect for rotis!!

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  6. Yummy dish to go with Anna's and chapatti! Good one!

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  7. very nice preparation...masala looks so tempting...love it with chapathis!!

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  8. looks super delicious, perfect with indian breads..

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  9. super delicious mushroom masala..looks inviting!!

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  10. It looks mouthwatering and perfectly seasoned. I love mushrooms as well and this looks like a sumptuous way to make it.

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  11. Perfect side dish for roti.Love it.

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  12. bookmarked ...gonna try real soooon..;)
    Tasty Appetite

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  13. Yum mushroom masala. Happy to follow you

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  14. Really mouth-watering! And the picture is so appetizing, dear! Thanks for this delish recipe.
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  15. So inviting recipe, nice combo with roti or rice.

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  16. yummy combo with roti...loved it

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  17. Love mushroom in any form :)Mouth watering spicy masala..!!

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  18. Hello Vimitha,
    Thanks so much for visiting my space - I trailed behind you to discover your wonderful blog:) You do have a lovely variety of recipes which tells that you are an amazing cook!Nice meeting you and do keep coming back!

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  19. i love mushrooms & this kadhai curry sounds yummy

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  20. Lovely side dish perfect with rotis...

    Like your new Valentine's day Background..very apt for the season

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  21. First time in ur space......lovely one with awesome recipes....glad to follow u dear.....

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  22. Awesome Receipe

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  23. mushroom masala..looks great...tempting pics........can do this with frozed mushrooms too??..by d way u have nice space......

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  24. @ Maha, Thanks dear. Yes you can try with frozen mushrooms too...

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  25. This absoulutely mouth watering Vimitha!

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  26. Wow! Such a simple recipe...will b gr8 for chapathis :-) Looks spicy and chatpata!

    My mom makes her own version of mushroom masala that im a gr8 fan of...will post the recipe soon...

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