Saturday, November 10, 2012

Baingan Bharta / Roasted Eggplant Masala / Sutta Katharikai thokku / சுட்ட கத்தரிக்காய் தொக்கு




Ingredients:

Eggplant - 1 no ,
Onion - 2 no , chopped
Tomato - 2 no chopped
Ginger Garlic Paste - 2 tbsp
Cumin Seeds - 1 tsp
Cumin Seeds Powder - 1 tsp
Coriander Seed powder - 1 tsp
Red chilli powder - 1 tsp
Garam Masala Powder - 1 tsp
Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
Oil - 1 tbsp
Green Chilli - 2 no , slit
Salt - To taste





    Method:

    Brush the egg plant with oil . Preheat the oven to 500F or the max in your oven .Bake the eggplant for 10 minutes .


    Remove from the Oven.It will be like this .


    Start removing the skin of the eggplant .


    Take the flesh and mash it like this .Set Aside


    Heat oil in a Kadai . Add the cumin Seeds and allow it to crackle .


    Add the ginger garlic paste and fry for few seconds .


    Add the onions , tomatoes , green Chilli , Garam masala , red chilli powder , coriander powder , turmeric powder , salt and cook till the contents become soft .


    Now add the mashed eggplant and cook till the oil separates out from the masala .


    Serve hot with Roti

    12 comments:

    1. Delicious and flavourful bharta.

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    2. Wow! Delicious. beautiful presentation.

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    3. Lovely! I love eggplant in curry and this is something I would really appreciate :)

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    4. I can have it with anything even with a toasted bread slice, flavourful masala.

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    5. i love bhaigan bharta.. like to have with roti..

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    6. I love this and alway roast on gas top.. but will try this method too!

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    7. Delicious and flavorful raita...
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    9. That looks absolutely gorgeous my friend what a delicious side :)
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    10. Very lovely, I am great lover of Kathrika, nice dear...
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