Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Home made Bori and Borir Tarkari

Home made Bori and Borir Tarkari
Ingredients
1 cup Urid Dal washed and soaked
1/2 tsp grated ginger
1  green chilli
1/2 tsp fennel seeds
1/2 cup Petha /chachikomro / Ash gourd water squeezed out
Salt to taste
Method
Grind all the above ingredients in a grinder. Avoid adding water ... Only if required then add very little water... Beat the mixture very well with your hand. To test add a drop of the batter in a bowl of water, if then batter flots in water then it is done. Take a bowl of water. Dip your hands in water and put the Bori on a sheet of plastic or cloth. Let it dry in the sun for 2 days. Once done store the Boris in a air tight container.

Borir Tarkari
Ingredients
10 to 12 Borirs
1 big potato cut into thick strip
1 tomato cut in to thick strip
2 green chillies
2 tbsp mustard oil
1/2 tsp kalonji
1/2 tsp ginger grated
2 tbsp mustard paste
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
Salt to taste
Method
Fry the boris and keep it aside. Take the remaining oil and add Kalonji and green chillies. Add the potato and tomato strips. Sauté it. Add mustard paste, ginger grated, turmeric powder and  salt. Stir it well. Add a cup of water. Cook the vegetables covered for 5 minutes. Add the boris and cook till the vegetables are tender and done. Serve it hot with rice.