Thursday, February 12, 2009
Snakegourd Yogurt pickle
Potlakaya Perugu Pachadi ki true translation is Snakegourd yogurt pickle. This is another simple and easy to make and tasty sides. I feel its healthy too.
Snakegourd - 1 chopped round
Green chillies -3-4 chopped small(depending on your taste)
Salt to taste
Oil - 2-3 teaspoons
Method of preparation
1. Boil Snakegourd chopped pieces in water added with salt until the pieces are totally done/well cooked.
2. Drain the water and take the boiled snakegourd pieces in a bowl. Add salt, yogurt, green chillies, Coriander leaves.
3. Take small bowl for tadka and do tadka by heating oil and then adding mustard seeds, jeera, Curry leaves, Asafoetida and urad dal. Switch off when the urad dal turns lightly brown.
4. Add the Tadka to the mix done in Step 2. Mix everything and then serve it with Rice, roti or with any biryani.