Friday, October 15, 2010

Punjabi Kadi Pakoras~~ICC

Our this month's challenga of Indian Cooking Challenge is Authentic Punjabi Kadi pakoras, this dish is quite famous in Punjab.. This punjabi kadi pakoras goes for fried onions dumplings soaked in yougrt based gravy which tastes marvellous when served along with rice or rotis..Srivalli choosed this recipe from Simran of Bombay Foodie, needless to say this goes for easy ingredients also easy cooking process and the result was a droolworthy thick kadi which tastes truly excellent..Thanks to Srivalli for choosing this effortless Punjabi kadi pakoras for this month's challenge and we enjoyed them with hot steaming rice..This punjabi kadi should be thick if its thin gravy then it will be the Gujarati version of kadi..

Punjabi Kadhi Pakoras

For Pakoras:
3/4cup Gram flour
1tsp Chilly powder
1no Onion (big & chopped lengthwise)
Oil for deepfrying

For Kadi:
2cups Yogurt
1/2cup Besan/Gram flour
4cups Water
1tsp Mustard seeds
1tsp Cumin seeds
1tsp Ajwain seeds
1tsp Fenugreek seeds
1no Onion (large & chopped finely)
1/4tsp Turmeric powder
1/2tsp Red chilly powder
3/4tsp Garam masala
1/2tsp Dry mango powder
Salt

Make a thick batter with gram flour, salt, chilly powder with enough water,meanwhile heat the oil for deepfrying,once the oil is hot, dip the sliced onions in the batter and drop gently to the oil, fry until they turns crispy,keep aside..

Make a thin batter with yogurt, besan and water, keep aside..heat enough oil, let splutters the mustard seeds, cumin seeds, ajwain seeds and fenu greek seeds, add immediately the chopped onions and sauté until they turns slightly brown, pour in the yogurt-besan batter along with turmeric powder, salt and chilly powder..bring to boil and put immediately in simmer cook for half an hour by stirring them occasionally..when the gravy turns thick add the pakoras , garam masala and dry mango powder to the gravy, give a stir and put off the stove..

Enjoy with rice or rotis..

48 comments:

  1. I am sure i am going to see few of these delicous kadai today. I am home alone so have to make lunch just for me, how i wish i had this with some rice :-)

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  2. Kadhi pakoras are one of my most favorite foods!! I wish I could have some right now :)

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  3. Delicious Punjabi Kadi...

    Pushpa @ simplehomefood.com

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  4. wow..looks super creamy and yummy.

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  5. I always love this kind of saucy dishes!

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  6. That looks so creamy and delicious, I'm sure it should have tasted awesome with rice.

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  7. Mmmm...thick, creamy and delicious. I would love that with chapatti...yum. Thanks very much for sharing. MaryMoh at http://www.keeplearningkeepsmiling.com

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  8. Oh.. they look so creamy and delicious!

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  9. Oh, it looks absolutely delicious...so creamy and satisfying! :)

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  10. looks so yummy. i feel like having some.

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  11. Love this kadi. Looks delish.

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  12. looks superb... I am going to make these this weekend! Thanks!

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  13. Wow,it looks creamy and sure is comforting.Perfect as always Priya

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  14. it looks good!! taste yummy too..made mine y'day...yet to post it!:))

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  15. Hey the kadhi pakodas look awesome. This reminded me of a punjabi friend of mine from school :)

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  16. Kadhi was indeed drool worthy... I also adjust the ingredient measures to according to my taste.

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  17. wow..looks delicious..dear..im just craving for this kadhi now..saw in many blogs today..

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  18. Yummy and delicious..rich and creamy gravy..lovely

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  19. I love kadi pakoda, so yummy gravy...

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  20. Kadhi is my all time fav...yum..your kadi looks super tasty.I just need some rice now!

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  21. Kadhi pakora looks delicious and yummy.

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  22. superb kadhi pakodas priya ...i love punabi kadhi n ur kadhi makes tempting

    Satya
    http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

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  23. I m definitely going to try it.. next week....

    looking delicious..

    Cheers
    Sandhya
    Sandhya's Kitchen

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  24. Lovely Kadhi Priya..yummy for sure!

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  25. This was a fun one to make--your photograph is amazing!

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  26. Glad you enjoyed my mom's favorite recipe.

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  27. looks super yummy...I never made kadhi so rich and luscious

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  28. That looks simply delicious :) I havent had this before and this fact makes me even more eager abt it :)

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  29. MOUTHWATERING AND LOOKS SO TEMTING EAT JUS NOW. PREFECT PUNJABI CURDI

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  30. This looks creamy n delicious..Great job!!

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  31. OMG..my all time fav. comfort food.all i need is some hot steamed rice along with it and I am all set..very very tempting Priya!

    US Masala

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  32. drooling just by looking..creamy & yummy

    Aaha Oho

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  33. heard lot abt this dish never tried or tasted. thanks for sharing

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  34. Hey Priya.. Your kadhi pakoda seems to have turned out really appetizing!

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  35. Your kadhi looks very tasty.Kadhi is also famous food of Rajasthan.In few rajasthani families they make kadhi almost daily but its little different then Punjabi Kadhi and little spicier.

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  36. can't stop drooling over creamy kadi :)

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