Tuesday, November 09, 2010


This is a simple poriyal. Adding capsicum juliennes will enhance the taste very much. This is a suitable side dish for Puli kuzhambu, vatral kuzhambu etc.

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Finely shredded cabbage-6 cups
Finely sliced onion-1
Finely copped green chillies-1 tbsp
Capsicum juliennes-half cup
Frozen green peas-half cup
Chopped coriander- 2 tbsp
Mustard seeds- 1 tsp
Split black gram-2 tsp
Green gram- 2 tbsp
Asafetida- half sp
Shredded coconut- half cup
Salt to taste
Oil- 2 tbsp


Pour the oil in a sauce pan and heat it.
Add the mustard seeds and when they splutter add the black gram, green gram and the asafetida.
Fry for a few seconds without browning them.
Add the onion with the green chillies and the coriander.
Fry them for a few seconds.
Add the cabbage with the capsicum and salt.
Fry them on slow fire until they are cooked.
Lastly add the coconut and put off the fire.
Mix well.
Cabbage poriyal is ready now to serve!