Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Valaipoo kootu ( Plantainflower with lentils )

  I had lot of valaipoo , so I tried this with tuvar dhal. It came well. it tastes different from other kootu.
Requirements :
 Plantain flower – 1 cup
Tuvar dhal -  1 cup
Pearl Onion – 5
Tomato – 1
Coconut oil – 1 tbs
Curry leaves
To grind :
Coconut grated – 2 tbs
Cumin – ½ tsp
Green chilly – 5 – 6

Method :
In a cooker , add plantain flower , tuvar dhal , tomatoand cook for two whistles.
Grind coconut , cumin and green chilly.
Add this to the cooker and allow to boil.
Heat a kadai , add oil followed by mustard seeds and curry leaves. Add  this seasoning and serve.


hemalata said...

Delicious looking kootu, sounds so yummy.

sara's TASTY BUDS said...

thank you hemalata for your comment

Savitha Sree said...

Just tried the kootu, it is very very tasty...thanks a lot for sharing.
Do post many such new recipes.

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