Monday, October 13, 2008

Cooked Rice Kofta Curry

Malai kofta curry is very famous north indian recipe and with the left over cooked rice i have tried out this gravy. It was awesome, enjoy the rich flavour.

4 no Potatoes(peeled & mashed)
¼ cup Paneer (crumbled)
1 cup Cooked rice (basmati preferred)
Cashew nut (hand full)(ground to powder)
4 nos Green chilli (chopped finely)
1 inch Ginger (crushed)
Corriander leaves (hand full)(finely chopped)
½ T Raisins
1 tsp Red chilli powder
2 tsp Lemon juice (increase or decrease according to taste)
Salt to taste (quantity differs as per requirement)
¼ cup Skimmed milk
1 no Onion (big size)(chopped)
3 clove Garlic (crushed)
½ inch Ginger (crushed)
½ T Corriander leaves
½ cup Skimmed yoghurt (curd)
3 T Paneer (crumbled)
2 tsp Red chilli powder
1 tsp Garam masala
2½ tsp Dhania powder
1 tsp Turmeric powder
1 tsp Cumin seeds / sinna seragam
2 nos Cardomen (green)
Oil (for gravy)
1 T Paneer (crumbled)
1 T Corriander chopped
2 tsp Skimmed cream
Salt to taste
Mix all the ingredients (in ing 1) except raisins. Make small balls (kofta) putting 2-3 raisins in the center. Deep fry the koftas and drain it well and keep aside.

Gravy :
In a bowl take yogurt and mix well all the spices(ing3) and keep aside.
Mix onion, garlic, ginger, panner and milk in a mixie and grind to a paste. except corriander.(ing 2)
Heat a kadai or a pan and add oil. When the oil becomes hot, add yogurt-spices paste and fry on medium heat with stirring till the texture changes and the oil separates out in 5 minutes. Add the paste of spices and fry for 5-7 minutes, add salt stir well. Add 1.5 cups water and left over cashew nut powder and mix well and sim for 10 minutes. Mix chopped coriander leaves.
Place the koftas in a bowl and pour gravy over them.
Garnish cooked rice kofta with some paneer and chopped coriander , cream.(ing 4)
Simple cooked rice kofta gravy is ready. Serve hot with naan or roti.
Sending this recipe to Rice mela by Srivalli


arthi selva said...

Rice kofta curry sounds different divi, simply superb

adil said...

superb recipe........great d..creating delicious recipes out of leftovers...awesome!!!

Divya.M said...

thnx nilu...try out and see

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...