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Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Majjiga Pulusu | Mor Kuzhambu

 Long Long back say 5 yrs ago I was gearing up in moving to Korea with my husband. In the process of getting a visa & all I stayed back in India for couple of months.On one of his trips my husband asked me to learn making " Majjiga Pulusu " stressing on that he likes it a lot.. Oh I just can't believe how many times I flopped (In his view).At last I managed to satisfy his taste buds with my recipe that's a different story.    

I have tasted various recipes of the same dish.My mom makes as I mentioned below with added potato cubes to it (which I ignored).But my MIL's version is quite interesting she adds steamed dal dumplings to it. I will try to post it here some time.I ignored veggies as I added lots of coconut to the dish. Coconut gives richness & flavor to this dish. 
This week I'm paired with Divya of Divya Z Easy Recipes and I chose to make Mor Kuzhambu for this blog hop.


2 Cups thick curd  
2 Cups water
For Grinding
Channa dal ( Soak for atleast 1 hr)
Small piece of ginger
1Tbs coriander seeds
1 Tbs jeera
3 Green chilli's
1 Cup grated coconut 
1/2 tsp turmeric
1 Tsp mustard 
1 Tsp jeera 
2 Tbs oil
2 Red chilli 
Pinch of Hing
Curry leaves for garnish 

Grind all the "grinding" ingredients to a smooth paste.
Take a vessel add curd,water,salt & ground mixture. Mix them well.
Heat the vessel & bring the butter milk mixture to boil & switch it off. 
Heat a pan with oil. Add mustards, jeera & red chilli's. Once the mustard starts jumping add hing & curry leaves to it. Switch off heat & add seasoning to butter milk.

1. You can use butter milk in place of curd.
2. Adding onions, carrots & malbar spinach will bring more flavor to the dish. 
3. Don't boil butter milk for too long. Butter milk will break in to pieces. 
   A pic to njoy.. 


  1. Wonderful clicks and lovely presentation.

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  2. Super delicious mor kuzhambu,makes me hungry.

  3. Nice clicks Sreevalli.. I love yogurt based curries too..

  4. wonderful looking mor kuzhambu! Do link it to my HCC event too, if possible!
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  5. Wonderful clicks!!!I love mor kuzhambu.

  6. Looks lovely, one of my family favourites

  7. too good clicks n this is very delicious.. its totally diff from wat v do..

  8. Very tempting n delicious majjiga pulusu.Nice clicks.

  9. Beautiful Photography Srivalli:)....lovely recipe looks yummy!

  10. nice presentation dear...moru curry looks delicious

  11. Superb looking curry and very lovely blog:)

  12. delicious looking kuzhambu looks wonderful

  13. wow who will say no to this yummy kuzhambu,luks delicious...

  14. delicious dear..U have made it perfectly..Love to make this..

    Do visit my blog too

  15. More kozhambu looks fabulously delicious!

  16. That is my kind of comfort food. I really loved the last picture.

  17. Looks yummy and wonderful. Have a nice day

  18. kuzahmbu sounds delicious and tempting. loved your clicks as well

  19. mor kuzhambu looks delicious.....lovely clicks :)