Munaga Kaaya Tomato Kura – Drumstick Tomato Curry recipe


  • 2 drumsticks, remove skin, cut into 2? pieces, roast in a tsp of oil for 3-4 mts
  • 1 large onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tomatoes, finely chopped, heirloom work best!
  • 10-12 fresh curry leaves
  • 3-4 garlic cloves, slightly crushed
  • pinch of turmeric pwd
  • 1 tsp red chilli pwd (adjust)
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 tsp grated jaggery (optional)
  • 1 tbsp coriander leaves
  • 1/2 tbsp o

Cooking Instructions

Heat oil in a vessel. Add the crushed garlic and curry leaves and toss them for 8-10 seconds.

Add the onions and fry till translucent. Add the chilli pwd, turmeric pwd and salt. Combine well.

Add the chopped tomatoes and cook on medium heat uncovered for 4-5 mts. Reduce heat, add the roasted drumsticks and cook covered for another 5 mts.

Add a glass of water, jaggery, adjust salt and cook covered till you get the desired gravy consistency.

Garnish with fresh coriander leaves and serve with hot chapatis or rice.

21 Feb 2011     1628 views     NON-Vegetarian       Vegetables > Tomatoes

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