Tuesday, November 17, 2009

White Zucchini

This original recipe demands Nethi Beerakaya, which comes from ridge gourd family. Because of that buttery texture and taste we are calling as ghee ridge gourd. These ridge gourds are very difficult find here. So I made this recipe with white zucchini, it’s worked very well every time.


Follow the recipe:

6 baby zucchini (or) 3 big White Zucchini

2 medium size Onions

2 medium size Tomatoes

1 tsp Ginger Garlic paste

5 Green Chilies

1 sp Coriander powder

¼ sp Turmeric powder

2 tbs Chopped Coriander leaves

10 Cashew nuts (make it paste)

¼ cup Milk

1/3 cup Water

2 tbs Oil

Salt to taste.

Wash and peel the zucchini and slit into plus shape.

If you have big size zucchini peel and chop into one-inch peaces.

Finely chop the onions, tomatoes and green chillies.

Heat the oil in a kadai, fry the chopped onions and green chilies until onions become transparent.

Add ginger garlic paste and fry till raw smell goes off.


Add the chopped tomatoes, fry till soft.

Add turmeric and coriander powder and mix well.

Add cashew nut paste and fry for a while.

Add zucchini, chopped coriander mix it well carefully.


Pour 1/3 cup of water and salt, close the lid,(don’t add more water because

zucchini takes only few minutes to cook) cook until all water get evaporate.

Then add the milk and simmer for 3 minutes, remove from the stove.

Serve with the rice.

15 comments:

Priya said...

Wow delicious dishes..

Gita said...

Wow...thats a delicious and creamy dish :)

Cham said...

Very interesting and delicious curry!

A 2 Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

Very interesting and delicious dish.

RV said...

Looks mouthwatering...

Padma said...

Really a delicious dish... nice twist with zucchini.

Uma said...

Long time no see! How are you? this dish looks soooo delicious :)

Aruna Manikandan said...

First time here.......
Congratulations for ur blog being nominated in indibloggies ......

Recipe with Zucchini looks interesting . I have tried it out only in soups
Will soon give a try...

Check my space when u find time dear

With Luv,
ArunaManikandan
http://ensamayalkuripugal.blogspot.com

Gulmohar said...

Thanks for visiting collaborative curry :-) Very interesting recipe..

kothiyavunu said...

Sounds interesting and looks delicious!!!
Thanks for stopping by kothiyavunu and for ur nice comment.:)

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

Thanks alot for visiting my blog and ur lovely comments.This dish is new to me..looks very delicious!

Kanchan said...

Looks awesome, one question: Can we make a similar one with normal green zucchini?

Babli said...

Thank you very much for visiting my blog. I will definitely post fish recipe for you.
White zucchini dish is absolutely new for me. It looks yummy and delicious. Wonderful presentation.

my kitchen said...

Never tried this gravy,Looks really good.Thanks for visiting my blog & ur lovely comment

Jaxson Corey said...

Well the topic you choose really unique and information is ultimate you gave us. I completely enjoyed the post and hoping more post from you soon.
Accounts Software for Small Business