Sunday, 24 January 2016

Green Sorrel leaves / Ambat Chuka with  Makhana


Green Sorrel leaves / Ambat Chuka with  Makhana
Ingredients
1 bunch Green Sorrel leaves chopped
1 Onion chopped
1 tsp Ginger paste
1 tsp Garlic paste
1 tsp Green Chillies paste
1 tsp Cumin powder
1/2 tsp Coriander powder
1/2 tsp Chilli powder
1/2 tsp Garam Masala powder
1/4 tsp Turmeric powder
1/2 tsp Sugar
Salt to taste
1/2 cup Makhana
1 tbsp Fresh Cream
2 tsp Ghee

Method
Heat 1 tsp ghee in a pan, add chopped onion,  saute it till brown. Add ginger, garlic and chilli paste. Sauté it for few minutes. Add the chopped sorrel leaves. Cook for 2 minutes. Add coriander powder, cumin seeds, chilli powder, garam masala powder, turmeric powder, sugar and salt. Cover and cook for 5 minutes. Add the makhanas and 1 tsp ghee, stir it well and cook it for 2 minutes at low flame. Add the cream and serve hot with Roti, Naan, Paratha.

P.S. If you can't take too much of sour then you can add 1/2 bunch of sorrel leaves and 1 bunch of spinach.