Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Majjiga Pulusu | Mor Kuzhambu

Majjiga Pulusu

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. 

Majjiga Pulusu

Prep Time-30mins | Cook Time-15mins | Serves-3people
2 Cups thick curd  
2 Cups water
Few curry leaves
For Grinding
1Tbs channa dal {soak for at least 1 hr}
Small piece of ginger
2Tsp coriander seeds
2Tsp jeera
2Green chili's
4Tbs grated coconut 
1/2Tsp turmeric
1 Tsp mustard 
1 Tsp jeera 
2 Tbs oil
2 Red chilli's cut equally 
Pinch of Hing
Curry leaves for garnish 
- Grind all the "grinding" ingredients to a smooth paste.
- Take a vessel add curry leaves, 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.
- You can use butter milk in place of curd.
- Adding onions, carrots & malbar spinach will bring more flavor to the dish. 
- Don't boil butter milk for too long. Butter milk will break.

Majjiga Pulusu
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  1. Super delicious mor kuzhambu,makes me hungry.

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

  3. wonderful looking mor kuzhambu! Do link it to my HCC event too, if possible!
    Kavi | Edible Entertainment
    Ongoing event: Healthy Lunch Challenge

  4. Wonderful clicks!!!I love mor kuzhambu.

  5. Looks lovely, one of my family favourites

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

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

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

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

  10. Superb looking curry and very lovely blog:)

  11. delicious looking kuzhambu looks wonderful

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

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

    Do visit my blog too

  14. More kozhambu looks fabulously delicious!

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

  16. Looks yummy and wonderful. Have a nice day

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

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