Tuesday, October 21, 2008

TOFU CURRY IN A HURRY

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INGREDIENTS:

Tofu------------------------1 pack
Green Bellpepper-----------1 small one
Peas------------------------1/2 cup
Shallots---------------------1 small one(used them instead of onions)
Tomato---------------------1 big and ripe
Garlic-----------------------3 pods
Ginger----------------------1tsp chopped
Green chillies----------------4
Chilli powder----------------1/2 tsp
Turmeric--------------------1/4 tsp
Curry powder---------------1/2 tsp
Coriander powder-----------1/2 tsp
Fennel seeds powder--------1/4 tsp
Kasoori methi---------------1/2 tsp
Cumin powder--------------1 tsp
Cumin,mustard seeds-------1/4 tsp each
Salt,Oil----------------------as required

DIRECTIONS:

1.In a wide frying pan fry the drained-out/cubed tofu till light golden brown in a little bit of oil.


2.In the same pan add some oil and fry the thinly sliced bellpeppers till nicely cooked.

3.In a wide and deep pan add oil,mustard seeds,cumin seeds,fry for a minute and then add chopped shallots.

4.Fry till nicely cooked and add green chillies,chopped ginger,chopped garlic.Fry till nice aroma comes out.

5.Add the chopped tomatoes and when they turn out soft add some water enough to make a paste for the curry.

6.Add in the curry powder,,redchilli powder,turmeric,salt and mix well.

7.Drop in the tofu and bellpepper slices and saute well.Add salt,peas ,cover and cook for 4-6 mins.

8.Add in fennel seeds powder,coriander powder,kasoori methi and mix well.

9.Cook for 5 mins and turn off.Garnish and serve.

28 comments:

srikars kitchen said...

looks really nice Raaji... fantastic & delicious entry... great click.. thxs for sharing...

Madhuram said...

My husband would love this side dish. I will prepare this on his b'day this week.

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Nice recipe,but never tried tofu before,looks like paneer...Heathy recipe:)

Sireesha said...

Looks very very delicious raaji...

Usha said...

Looks good...loved the title too :)

Praneetha Raghava said...

wow.. looks yummy. I feel like tasting it. Loved the title too.

DEESHA said...

thatz a nice yummy curry ... n i like the title

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Raaji you must be having a magic wand for sure :) Tofu with a desi touch mmm looks yummy...

Happy cook said...

Loks so yumm. But i don't like toffu.

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

Hi..
Such a nice curry. It is not looking as u did in a hurry. Looks good. YUM!

Cham said...

Tofu curry has tasty look!

n33ma said...

Yummy curry....great photo.

anudivya said...

That doesn't look like it was done in a hurry! Awesome presentation as usual.

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

i like the rhyming..this recipes sounds like kadai paneer.. must be delicious.

Priya said...

Loved ur header...rhyming one..tofu curry looks delicious..as usual awesome clicks..

Sujatha said...

great recipe, raaji.. and healthy too!

Uma said...

Tofu curry in a hurry! love that title! looks delish! tempting pics.

Priti said...

The name sounds so nice ;)...and it looks yummy too...man this is in hurry ..thts too nice

Adlak's tiny world said...

wat a rhyming sense, sounds so yumm...

Yasmeen said...

Tasty tofu,a healthy curry:)

Vaishali said...

Tofu curry in a hurry sounds just like my kind of dish. Lovely job, Raaji!

Adlak's tiny world said...

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Ramya said...

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Thanks,
Ramya

Sunshinemom said...

Such a delicious way to serve tofu! Great picture there!

G.Pavani said...

it looks colourful and delicious...today i have done tofu curry in another way... i will try yours next time

Archy said...

Wow, Tofu curry looks so delicious Raaji !! Never tried Tofu.. after looking at ur dish need to try out soon :)!!

Laavanya said...

That looks so tempting.

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