Monday, January 17, 2011

Poori Saagu

Ingredients (Saagu):
Mixed vegetables - 2 cup boiled
1/2 onion - chopped
1/2 tomato - chopped
1/2 cup grated coconut
5 green chilli
2 Tbsp hurigadale (roasted chickpea)
1 garlic pod
2 tsp poppy seeds
5-6 sprigs of corainder - chopped
1/2 tsp garam masala powder
2 tsp coriander seeds
2 tsp cumin seeds1 tsp mustard seeds
1/2 tsp asafoetida
2-3 sprigs of curry leaves
1/2 tsp turmeric
1 Tbsp oil

1) Grind cumin seeds, coriander seeds, garam masala powder, coriander leaves, poppy seeds, green chilli, hurigadale, coconut, garlic with 1/4 cup of water
2) Heat oil in a frying pan, add mustard seeds and wait for it to splutter. Add asafoetida and curry leaves. Fry for a minute. Add onion fry until it turns translucent. Add turmeric and tomato - fry for a minute.
3) Add the grinded mix and fry for a minute. Add about 1 cup of water and the mixed veggies. Check for salt. Bring it to boil.

Ingredients: (poori)
3 cups wheat flour
4-5 Tbsp oil
Oil for deep frying

1) Mix all the ingredients with sufficient water. Check for salt
2) Take a pingpong ball size dough and roll into a circular disc
3) In a deep frying pan, once the oil is heated - gently drop the poori. Once the pooru raises, flip to the other side.