30.11.11

Vegetable Makhani




Ingredients
Cauliflower-1 small,florets,cleaned and seperated
Green peas-1/2 cup
Potatoes-2,cut into cubes
Microwave these vegetables with 1tsp salt for 8 mins.


For the gravy;
Onion-1/2
Tomatoes-2
Ginger-1/2 inch
Garlic-2 cloves
Chilli powder-1tsp
Garam Masala-1tsp
Cumin powder-1/2 tsp
Salt -1tsp
Blend these together into a smooth paste.


Capsicum-1,cut into cubes
Oil or Butter 2 tbsp
Tomato sauce-2tbsp
Milk-50 mls
Kasuri methi-1tsp,crushed into powder(optional)
Cream 1/2cup or Philadelphia cream cheese 1tbsp(optional)






Heat oil in a pan and stir fr the capsicum for a minute.Next add the tomato onion puree and let it cook on a medium flame till it become thick.Stir in the tomato sauce.Add the microwaved vegetables and the milk.Stir well and close the lid.Allow it to cook for 3 to 4 mins.Lastly stir in the philadelphia cheese.Let it dissolve into the gravy.Sprinkle the powdered kasuri methi on top.Adjust the salt as per taste.
Garnish with chopped onions and coriander leaves.Drizzle some lemon juice just before serving
Serve with buns,rotis or rice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!








You may  steam cook the cauliflower with peas and boil the potatoes.
I used red potatoes which cooks easily.
I used normal chilli powder but using Deggi Mirch gives more colour.



17 comments:

Prathima Rao said...

A delicious party dish..We make a similar one..but without milk..Have posted it long time back in my blog..Check it out sometime ;)
Prathima Rao
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Aruna Manikandan said...

looks delicious :)

Suja said...

Creamy and rich..delicious curry

Aarthi said...

love that colour

Priya said...

Really love this medley of vegetables, feel like have with some flat breads.

Nalini's Kitchen said...

Delicious recipe looks rich and creamy,first time here,following you dear.Please do drop at my space.
Cheers
Nalini

julie said...

Delicious one..creamy kind!!
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Nisha said...

I loved your clicks

sangee vijay said...

love this creamy delicious veg makhani...perfect with naans...love it!!

Uma said...

I agree with prats. Perfect for party and I am loving it.

Puja said...

That luscious gravy is definitely calling my name, drool worthy pics my dear :)
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Kaveri said...

Looks very yum! perfect with some rotis.

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Plateful said...

I had mixed veggies for lunch today and now I wish I could have this for dinner. Nice one!

Priya's Feast said...

First time here...Luv the vegetable medley...Glad to follow your blog

Reshmi Mahesh said...

Thick and delicious dish..

Plush Tiger said...

That dish sure looks very fresh! Thanks for posting the recipe here. Sure looks healthy and hearty.

Rita Bose said...

Looks so delicious!! Wonderful clicks! :)
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