Indian Curry Recipes

Kadai Mushroom

Today I have with me is some mushrooms so thought of making some unique dish which will be little spicy but tangy and a side dish for any rice variety. Then came to my mind that my family and I loved Kadai Paneer so why not an experiment with Mushroom so made Kadai Mushroom and to my surprise this dish was awesome. I felt that Kadai masala suited more on Mushrooms than on Paneer. Mushrooms with a combination of capsicum cooked in North Indian masalas makes the mushrooms taste very delicious as mushroom has the quality of absorbing spices into itself.

 

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  • Mushroom – 250gms
  • Onion – 1no (finely chopped)
  • Ginger – Garlic paste – 1tsp
  • Capsicum – ¼ cup (chopped)
  • Tomato – 3nos (finely chopped)
  • Tomato ketchup – 1tbsp
  • Cumin seeds – 1tsp
  • Chili powder – 1tsp
  • Turmeric powder – ½ tsp
  • Coriander powder/ Malli podi – 1tsp
  • Garam masala powder – 1tsp
  • Coriander leaves – ½ cup
  • Salt as per taste.
  • Oil – 1tbsp

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Method:

  • Clean the mushrooms in cold water & tap them with towel & place it in a bowl. Cut mushrooms into half.
  • Heat a kadai & pour oil. Add cumin seeds & allow them to splutter.
  • Add the chopped onions & sauté well till golden brown.
  • Add ginger – garlic paste & sauté for 2mins.
  • Add chili powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and garam masala powder. Sauté in low flame for 2mins.
  • Then add chopped tomatoes and capsicum. Add adequate salt and sauté till oil leaves out from sides in kadai.
  • Add tomato ketchup and sauté for 2mins. Add cleaned mushrooms and nicely mix all the ingredients together.
  • Close it with a lid and allow it to cook for 5mins in low flame.
  • If you find the gravy too thick, add ½ cup of warm water. Garnish gravy with freshly cleaned and chopped coriander leaves.

Kadai Mushroom is ready to serve hot with Fried rice, chapatti, Nan, Roti, plain white rice.

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