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Green peas masala curry / /Matar masala

Green peas masala curry / /Matar masala

green peas curry

Green peas masala curry / /Matar masala is a good side dish for dosa, chapatti, porata, etc. This is the simple, tasty and easy side dish curry. Green peas curry is a healthy food. We can make different food by using green peas.

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Green peas is very good source of vitamin K, B6, B2 etc. Let’s see the making of Green peas masala curry / /Matar masala is bellow with detailed images and video.

Ingredients

  1. Green peas 1 cup
  2. Water 1 cup + ¾ cop
  3. Oil 1 table spoon
  4. Curry leaves 2 springs
  5. Salt

For making paste

  1. Onion 1 sliced
  2. Tomato 2 chopped
  3. Garlic 8 cloves
  4. Ginger 2 pieces
  5. Green chili 1 or two
  6. Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon
  7. Turmeric powder 1 teaspoon
  8. Red chili powder 1 ½ teaspoon
  9. Coriander powder 2 teaspoon
  10. Garam masala powder ½ teaspoon
  11. Oil 1 tablespoon

Method of making  Green peas masala curry / /Matar masala

Wash the green peas and put it in a pressure cooker, add salt and sufficient water. Cook for 4 whistles in high flame.

Heat oil in a kadai, add cumin seeds, green chili, ginger, garlic and onions. Sauté till the onions turns soft.

Add tomatoes cook it for 3 minutes.

Once the tomatoes cooked add masalas, turmeric powder, red chili powder, coriander powder and garamasala powder in it. Sauté 2 minutes in medium flame. Keep it aside to cool.

Then put it in a blender and make a fine paste. No need to add water. Keep it aside.

Heat oil in a kadai, add curry leaves and fry it.

Then add masala paste and sauté till the masala loses oil.

Add water , salt to taste and allow ti to boil.

Once the gravy starts boiling, reduce the flame in medium.  Add cooked green peas in it and cook for 2 minutes.

Now it’s ready to use with dosa, chapatti, parata.