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Friday, April 23, 2010

PLANTAIN STEM STIR FRY

Loads of work. Started the process of shifting to Chennai. So, friends, I will not be able to comment on your posts for sometime. Please bear with me. Also there will not be frequent posts in my blog till I settle down.

INGREDIENTS:

Plantain stem chopped - 2 cups
Mustard seeds – ¼ tsp.
Urad dhal – 1 tsp.
Turmeric powder - a pinch
Dry red chillies – 2
Grated coconut – ½ a cup
Curry leaves - few
Oil
Salt

METHOD:

Chop the plantain stem finely. Boil it in water, alongwith required amount of salt and allow it to cook.

In a kadai, heat oil, add mustard seeds. After they splutter, add urad dal, turmeric powder, curry leaves & dry red chillies.

When urad dal turns golden brown, add the cooked plantain stem & grated coconut. Saute for a while and serve hot.

36 comments :

  1. My fav dish.. looks tasty n tempting... cute click!!

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  2. looks delicious..very healthy one too.i think the cutting part is little difficult right.
    one of our favorite dish.but hardly get the stems here in any shop..

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  3. Lovely click, looks delicious ...

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  4. Good Luck on the moving process! We'll miss you and your delicious posts. Log back soon from Singara Chennai and add more Singara posts for us Maami!

    Vazhathandu looks super!

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  5. thats a very tasty stir fry. perfect with warm rice and dal.

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  6. wow, new one for me! looks nice! good luc for ur move :)

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  7. AQmazing recipe...This is a very healthy dish. Good for kidneys..

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  8. the curry looks delicious and perfect.

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  9. I wish this was an everyday component of my meals! Pretty much healthy as well .Thanks for sharing.Come back with a bang.

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  10. Happy shifting..Plantain stem stir fry, my all time favourite, usually i add few soaked toor dal to this stir fry..Loved urs...

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  11. I love plantain stem.Yours looks lovely.

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  12. A very favorite of mine.Miss it here in USA.

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  13. What can i say.. I missing this very much here. seeing the bowl ful of poriyal really making me drool.

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  14. Lovely click...healthy n nutritious recipe dear. thanks for sharing.

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  15. Heard of its benefits but never tried this before, ...nice recipe,thanks for sharing...

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  16. lovely one...
    all the best with the move...

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  17. I didnt know you can cook with plaintain stem.Wonderful dish.Good luck with the move.

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  18. Hope everything goes well with your shifting!!, That's a lovely click, quite a tyring job clicking is right?, best of luck!! c u soon with your lovely recipes!!

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  19. Hi Shanthi, Thank you for your encouragement. I could not post from a few months as I was away from the computer.
    I have posted a few simple recipes and many good ones coming soon. Keep up the good work :-)

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  20. Wow.. looks delicious... do drop in at my site whenever.. following you

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  21. Stir fry looks delcious.
    Congarts on Awards.
    I too have shared some awards. Pls do collect from my blog.

    Do participate in my Mother's Day Event.

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  22. the valai kandu poriyal meega arumai....

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  23. This luks gr8 though new to me...simple n healthy.

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  24. stir fry looks simple and yumm

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  25. Lookz perfectly cooked,I love with ghee and rice mixed !

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  26. Yours look perfect. I also do the same.

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  27. Dear Shanthi,
    came across ur lovely blog....u r a very talented women....loved dis recipe..simple and yum.
    Will be back for more.
    Chetana
    www.myrecipegalore.blogspot.com

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  28. Very nice post. Fry looks absolutely delicious.

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  29. I love plantains and this stir fry sounds very delicious!

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  30. its new to me 'plantain stem' i'll try if i get one

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  31. best wishes for your move.. perfect stir fry and its very healthy too

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  32. Hey thats perfect one....and that too with plantain stem is really good one...loved it...thanx for sharing...

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