Monday, October 11, 2010
STAR FRUIT- RASAM
My friend has send me star fruits,but i donno any recipes as such with it..so wanna try some recipes with them.After knewing the nutritional values and the vitamins, fibre ,etc i did not want to waste them.Instantly i made rasam/charu with it,and it was very very tasty.
Star fruit 1 no
washed and chopped in to pieces.
Oil 2 tbsp
Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp
Jeera 1/2 tsp
Methi seeds a pinch
Red chillies 3 nos
Green chillies 3 nos
Now add 2 cups of more water to the paste and mix well.Add salt to it.
Now prepare seasoning in a kadai.Place oil and the seasoning materials,mustard seeds,jeera,red chilli slits,green chilli slits,methi seeds,hing
and after they stop spluttering add curry leaves and grren chilli slits.
For seasoning in microwave,add oil in the bowl micro high for 20 seconds,then remove out and add all the materials of seasoning except curry leaves and green chilli slits and ginger slits and micro high for 1 minute.Take off add the seasoning to the star fruit mixture along with curry leaves,green chilli and ginger slits and mix well.
Add the seasoning to star fruit mixture and boil well for 5 minutes in micro high ,in microwave or boil for 10 min on the stove.The best combination with this recipe is nuvvula podi/sesame powder with hot steamed rice and ghee ..