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Puli Kuzhambhu - Puli Kulambu - Puli Kuzhambu - Brinjal and drumstick puli kuzhambhu Recipe

Our family love puli Kuzhambhu / puli kulambu.. Have you tried the combo of Eggplant and drumstick? it is one of the best combo.. Whenever I make this Kulambu / Kuzhambu I can feel the aroma in the whole house.. It goes well with both white rice and brown rice. I also love it with idli. As I mentioned in other posts puli kulambu tastes better next day

Brinjal / eggplant - 4 small (Cut into 2 inch pieces)
Drumstick - 1  (Cut into 2 inch pieces)
Red chilli powder - 2 teaspoon
Cumin powder - 1 teaspoon
Coriander powder - 1 teaspoon
Grated coconut - 1/4 cup
Small onion - 4
Garlic - 4+1 (slice into thin strips)
Tomato - 1
Curry leaves - 10-20
Turmeric powder - 1/4 teaspoon
Thick Tamarind water - 1 cup + 1 cup water
Salt to taste
Gingerly Oil - 2.5 tablespoon 
Fenugreek seeds - 10 pieces
mustard seeds - 1/4 teaspoon
Urad dhal - 1 teaspoon
Asafoetida a pinch

Grind coconut, 1/2 tomato, small onion, 1 garlic, Cumin powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder, Red chilli powder with enough water.
Heat the pan and add 2 tablespoon of oil. Add mustard seeds, Fenugreek seeds, asafoetida and urad dhal. Fry till urad is brown in color. Add curry leaves, another  1/2 tomatoes,  Brinjal and drum stick fry for 2 mins. Add grinded paste and tamarind water Mix well. Add required Salt and let it boil till raw smells goes off. Add rest of the oil and boil for another 2 mins
Switch it off and enjoy it.

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  1. love both vegetables so in bowl its heaven for me, will make this for me surely.

  2. Nice presentation and looks tempting also....

  3. This is interesting,and we did not grind onions,will try this kuzhambu for sure sis

  4. am feeling hungry looking at the platter dear,yummy!!

  5. We love it too. Drumstick inside is simply awesome.

  6. hmmm... I am getting the nice aroma of kuzhambhu having seen the pic itself...looks so good... tempting

  7. A lovely meal. I would love to try drumstick!

  8. looks so delicious. nice presentation.

  9. New recipe for me.. Sounds delicious , Bookmarked ! :~)

  10. wow...looks super tempting n delicious..

  11. We too prepare the same way.. Loved your clicks...

  12. Wow a drool worthy dish. well presented and ur thali plate made me hungry now.

  13. Yummy looking dishes...mouthwatering here.

  14. my all time favourite!! Yours looks lip-smacking :)

  15. Puli kolambu, is my favourite gravy and your pics makes me drool over them :)

  16. Fingerlicking puli kuzhambu, that platter is just inviting me.

  17. I just made a very tasty puli kulambu following your recipe. Thanks for sharing your recipe


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