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Sep 27, 2014

Karamani / Black eye bean Sundal

Today's sundal recipe is Black eye bean sundal. Black eye bean (karamani) is loaded with nutrients. A great after school snack for a protein boost. Here's the recipe.


Black eye beans - 1 cup

Oil for tempering - 1 tablespoon

Mustard seeds - half teaspoon

Curry leaves - 2 sprigs

Asafoetida powder - 2 pinches

Dry red chillies - 3 to 4 ( adjust as per your taste)

Desiccated coconut - 1 tablespoon

Salt as required

Water for soaking and cooking the beans


Soak beans in water overnight.

The next day, drain water and pressure cook with just enough water and add salt. Cook for just 2 to 3 whistles. Alternatively, boil the beans in water until its cooked.

Drain water and keep it aside.

Heat oil in a kadai. Temper the mustard seeds. Add curry leaves and dry red chillies.

Add the black eye beans. To it add asafoetida.

Sprinkle salt as the beans is already cooked in salted water.

Mix the desiccated coconut or fresh grated coconut and give a quick stir and turn off heat.

Sundal is ready.


1 comment:

Vidya Chandrahas said...

Yummy looking healthy sundal.