Thursday, July 1, 2010

Vellarikka / Yellow Cucumber Moru Curry / Buttermilk Curry

Vellarikka / cucumber - 1 (Cut it into small cubes)
Curd  - 3/4 cup
Shallots - 4 to 5
Tomato - 1
Green chilly - 6 to 8
Fenugreek seeds - 1/4 tsp
Mustard seeds - 3/4 tsp
Turmeric pdr 1/2 Tsp
Cumin seeds 1/4 Tsp
Curry leaves - 1 stem
2 dried red chillies
Coconut grated - 3/4 cup

1.Cook the cucumber in 1 cup of water with turmeric,Shallots,green chillies,tomato and salt.
2.Meanwhile grind the coconut by adding cumin seeds and curd to a fine paste and keep it aside.
3.Add this paste to the cooked cucumbers and mix well and cook for 5 minutes or till the gravy becames thick.And remove from fire.
4.Heat the coconut oil in a pan and temper the mustard seeds, red chillies, curry leaves and fenugreek seeds.
5.Pour immediately over the cooked curry.
Serve with rice.

16 comments: said...

I love any curry cooked in curd this looks lovely and tasty.

Suhaina said...

looks so yummy dear. I love moru curry very much.Plus the cucumber in it tastes so yummy.

Rachana said...

The curry looks so yummy! Would go well with rice :-)

Neetz said...

hi daaaaaaaaaaa... me back..korachu tirakku aayi poyi.... ur curry looks yummyy..jolli vechu ethinokke time undallo..gr8 :).... hows job n all..hoep everythign is going on good there :)

Umm Mymoonah said...

Healthy and cooling buttermilk curry, looks delicious.

divya said...

Mmmmmmmm looks sooo yummy and this is really wonderful and delicious curry......

Kairali sisters said...

Perfect morucurry..

Kairali sisters

Satya said...

i love moru curry n ur's looks delicious ...very nice color...a perfect one ..

Nitha said...

moru curry adipoli aayittunde.. Looks really delicious..

Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

looks creamy and delcious...yum

Suja Sugathan said...

Perfect moru curry, love cucumber in moru..looks so yum

Superchef said...

moru koottans are my favorite comfort it with all kinds of vegetables in it! nice picture, btw!

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Wow, that is one tempting looking curry !!!

Malar Gandhi said...

Infact when my mommy makes aviyal...I keep eating only the vellarikka in them...a whole dish made with vellarikka and buttermilk is like feast to me:)

Fathima said...

one of my fav curries!!!

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