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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:

Happy Cook said... Reply To This Comment

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 :-)

Gayathri's Cook Spot said... Reply To This Comment

Kadi Pakoras look yummy!

Ameya said... Reply To This Comment

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

Pushpa said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious Punjabi Kadi...

Pushpa @ simplehomefood.com

Suhaina said... Reply To This Comment

wow..looks super creamy and yummy.

Sreelekha Sumesh said... Reply To This Comment

Never tasted this.Looks super yummy!

An Open Book said... Reply To This Comment

gravy looks yum

Angie's Recipes said... Reply To This Comment

I always love this kind of saucy dishes!

Umm Mymoonah said... Reply To This Comment

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

Priya Sreeram said... Reply To This Comment

looks so tempting and yummy!

MaryMoh said... Reply To This Comment

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

Priya (elaichii) said... Reply To This Comment

Oh.. they look so creamy and delicious!

girlichef said... Reply To This Comment

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

Shalini said... Reply To This Comment

looks so yummy. i feel like having some.

Latha said... Reply To This Comment

Love this kadi. Looks delish.

Mrs.Menagasathia said... Reply To This Comment

looks delicious n creamy...

Home Cooked Oriya Food said... Reply To This Comment

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

Curry Leaf said... Reply To This Comment

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

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

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

Harini said... Reply To This Comment

looks very good..

Paaka Shaale said... Reply To This Comment

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

myspicykitchen said... Reply To This Comment

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

sonu said... Reply To This Comment

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

Suja Sugathan said... Reply To This Comment

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

Sushma Mallya said... Reply To This Comment

I love kadi pakoda, so yummy gravy...

sinfullyspicy said... Reply To This Comment

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

Kairali sisters said... Reply To This Comment

Creamy and rich ..looks yummm

Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

Kadhi pakora looks delicious and yummy.

Satya said... Reply To This Comment

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

Satya
http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

notyet100 said... Reply To This Comment

awesome click...

Sandhya Hariharan said... Reply To This Comment

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

looking delicious..

Cheers
Sandhya
Sandhya's Kitchen

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely Kadhi Priya..yummy for sure!

Scraps said... Reply To This Comment

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

Torviewtoronto said... Reply To This Comment

delicious curry

Simran said... Reply To This Comment

Glad you enjoyed my mom's favorite recipe.

eat, drink n rock said... Reply To This Comment

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

Nithya said... Reply To This Comment

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

Santosh Bangar said... Reply To This Comment

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

swapna said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious...

Yummy Team said... Reply To This Comment

This looks creamy n delicious..Great job!!

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

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!

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NIDHYA said... Reply To This Comment

drooling just by looking..creamy & yummy

Aaha Oho

PJ said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious Kadi :)

Khaugiri said... Reply To This Comment

Perfect one dear...........:-)

Jaisy James said... Reply To This Comment

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

SS blogs here said... Reply To This Comment

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

Anju Rathore said... Reply To This Comment

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.

Ananda Rajashekar said... Reply To This Comment

can't stop drooling over creamy kadi :)