Friday, July 23, 2010

methi matar malai


Ingredients:
Methi (fenugreek leaves)  -1cup
Matar  (greenpeas)          -1/2 cup
Malai  (milk cream)          -1/2cup
Onion                              - 1 small or 1/2 of a big one.
Ginger  paste                    -1 /2 tsp
Green chillies                    -2 chopped
Cumin   seeds                  -1/4 tsp
Cardamom                      -1
Cinnamon stick                -1
Cloves                             -1
Cashews                          -2
Butter                               -1 tbsp
sugar                                - a pinch
Salt as required
       
Method:

Wash and drain methi thoroughly  using a colander under running water and keep aside.

Chop onions. Powder cinnamon,cardamom,clove and cashews finely.Beat fresh cream .

Heat butter in a pan.Add cumin seeds .Add ginger paste  and chopped onion.Saute it well.Add chopped green chillies and ground powders and saute again.Add methi leaves and matar .Add salt and a pinch of sugar too.Allow it to boil  or until the gravy thickens.If the gravy is too thick add few spoons of milk .Serve with rotis and chapathis.

44 comments:

Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

ahhhhhhhhh...love this curry..looks irrestible and delicious,,,lovely pics as always..

Swathi said...

Methi mutter look delicious. I love creaminess.

Satya said...

i love this combo ,methi matar malai...looks awesome ...simply superb

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Yummy Team said...

Love that rich, creamy gravy..Yum Yum!! Great recipe..

Kairali sisters said...

wow creamy and delicious..

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DailyChef said...

Looks great and seems easy enough to make!

Priya said...

Yummy methi matar malai, looks soo creamy and rich..

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lovely recipe.. looking soooo creamy n perfect.. first time 2 your beautiful page.. loving your wonderful collection..i also liked your blog's name.. glad 2 find you..

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Aruna Manikandan said...

looks yummy!!!!!!!!

Sayantani said...

ohh thats delicious. love matar malai...especially the creamy gravy. incredible.

Uma said...

thats a lovely variation with methi! loved it!

Sanjana said...

Lovely recipe. One of my favourites.

Rahin said...

my cousin used to make this,looks very delicious, reminds me of her

AshKuku said...

Hmm.... Deliciously creamy..... Loved the prep which is tempting... :)

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PranisKitchen said...

thats looks so delicious and very rich and creamy dish.. love to hv the same with roti very good one..

Suja Sugathan said...

Creamy and delicious..lovely

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Delicious, rich gravy.Loved the rich texture of the malai Great Preparation.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

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shriya said...

creamy, yummy and inviting. looks so delicious.

Pete said...

I like the name MMM, love milky dishes too!

radha said...

oh yummy! looks so delicious. will try it out soon.

Juliana said...

Wow, this dish sounds delicious with all the flavors in it...

Krishnaveni said...

looks so rich and creamy beautiful

Sarah Naveen said...

wow..adipoli..kandittu kothiyavunnu....

Umm Mymoonah said...

Looks so yummy, very creamy.
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suma said...

This is one real tasty accompaniment to Indian breads,, looks yumm!!

Gulmohar said...

That would make a perfect side for rotis..

Lazaro Cooks! said...

This is a wonderful recipe. Love the flavors and great photo.

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arthi said...

looks so delicious..yummy..

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So creamy and yummy!!!! wow!!!
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AdukalaVishesham said...

looks yummy.. creamy and delicious..

Fathima said...

curry looks creamy and yummy! should be perfect w/ roti ' Naan...

kothiyavunu said...

Hi dear...hope u r doing fine :) I missed many of your posts, with try to catch up soon..curry looking very rich and creamy..adipoli.:)

vineetha said...

Kollam kollam. ithu vare kazhichitilla ee combi..nanayitundu :)

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Mattar and Malai sounds and looks very delicious!!!

Natasha said...

Delicious! I can't wait to try this.

Best wishes,
Natasha.

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shahana said...
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shahana said...

Thanks friends for your valuable comments!

An Open Book said...

wow sounds yumm

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