Saturday, May 22, 2010

Rajma/Kidney Bean Rasmisa



Rajma Rasmisa is a very nutritious preparation of rajma which goes along very well with rice or chapati.
This is  a recipe of Sanjeev Kapoor.
Ingredients:

Rajma/Kidney beans - 1 1/2 cup soaked in water for 8 hours and drained

Onion - 2  medium(grated/finely chopped)

Tomato - 3 pureed

Ginger garlic paste - 1tsp

Chopped coriander leaves - a handful

Bay leaves - 1

Cumin seeds - 1 tsp

Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp

Chili powder - 2 tsp

Coriander Powder - 1 tsp

Garam Masala - 1/2 tsp

Oil - 3 tbsp

Method :

Pressure cook Rajma with 5 cups of water along with salt for 4 whistles.

In a pan heat oil.When hot,add bay leaf and cumin seeds.

Add the chopped onion and saute till they become translucent.Add the ginger garlic paste and fry till raw smell goes off.

Now add turmeric powder and chili powder.Then add the tomato puree and saute till the oil oozes out.

Add the required amount of salt,garam masala,rajma with 1/2 cup of water.Cover with a lid and simmer for 15 minutes.




Garnish with coriander leaves and serve with rice or chapati.

26 comments:

PranisKitchen said...

looks delicious ..really yummy and healthy choice..good one ramya

SS said...

Same pinch...even i posted a rajma recipe :)

priya said...

hi dear,

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Hamaree Rasoi said...

Hi Ramya

Loved the look of the preparation. Rajma looks simply wonderful. The description was yet simple.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Priya said...

Healthy and truly tempting rajma curry, looks fantastic Ramya..

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shahana said...

This is my favorite too! Looks yumyumyum...

shriya said...

Rajma is my fav one. Very comfort food. Love the curry with roti.

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

looks yum! perfect comfort food...

AdukalaVishesham said...

looks good.. one of the curry we usually make in a hurry... nice combo with roti or rice

Saadhna said...

Healthy delicious curry dear ,looks very tempting :-)

divya said...

Easy to cook,delicious and healthy recipe. Looks yummy.

SS said...

Hi Ramya...

We shared Rajma and now lets share an award :)

An award awaits for you at my blog.Feel free to come and grab it

Ramya said...

Thanx Prani

Ramya said...

Thanx SS..Will check it out:)

Ramya said...

Thanx Priya..Iam so honoured!!

Ramya said...

Thanx Deepa

Ramya said...

Thanx Priya(easy and tasty recipes)!!

Ramya said...

Thanx Veghunter for visiting my blog..

Ramya said...

Thanx Shahana

Ramya said...

Thanx Shriya

Ramya said...

Thanx somoo

Panchpakwan said...

Healthy and delicious rajma dish.

Vrinda said...

My fav gravy with rice n roti...looks so delish...

Kairali sisters said...

Rajma looks absolutely yummy Ramya, love to have with rotis...

Love
Kairali sisters

Valarmathi said...

Gravy looks wonderful and yummy.