Sunday, September 12, 2010

Cauliflower Kurma - Cauliflower Korma -Cauliflower recipe Indian

Cauliflower Kurma - Cauliflower Korma

Cauliflower kurmaThis cauliflower kurma is very simple to prepare and goes well with roti, poori ,Vegetable pulao, ghee rice and Peas pulav .We had it with peas pulav and I loved it very much. Let us go to this Simple Indian Cauliflower recipe

Ingredients needed

Cauliflower -1 medium sized flower
Onion chopped -1/2 cup
Tomato -1 big chopped
Ginger -1 inch piece
Garlic - 4 cloves
Green chillies -3
Oil -3 tsp
Turmeric powder -1/4 tsp
Coconut grated - 1/3 cup
Cashew nuts-1 tbsp
Poppy seeds -1/2 tsp
Salt as required

Spice Powder

Chillie powder - 1 tsp
Coriander powder -2 tsp
Cumin Powder -1 tsp

For the seasoning

Jeera seeds /cumin seeds -1 tsp


Cut cauliflower into small florets .Wash it and soak it in boiling water with a little salt for 5 minutes. Drain the water and keep the florets aside.

Soak cashew nuts and poppy seed in a little hot water .Grind it to a fine paste along with coconut. Keep aside.

Grind ginger, garlic and green chillies to a fine paste. Keep it aside.

cauliflower korma recipeMethod

Heat oil, add cumin seeds, when it sizzles, add onion and fry till they turn transparent.

Then add the grounded ginger-garlic-green chillie paste. Fry for a few minutes.

Add tomatoes and fry for another 2-3 minutes.

Add cauliflower florets, turmeric powder, chillie powder, coriander powder, cumin powder, salt and needed water. Cook till cauliflower turns soft. Do not overcook.

Then add the grounded coconut paste and simmer till everything gets combined well.

Garnish with coriander leaves.

Cauliflower Korma is ready to be served.

Note - the consistency of the gravy can be adjusted as per individual preferences.

My other cauliflower recipe which goes well with roti and rice.

Cauliflower Curry

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Navratan Korma

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Meet you all again with an interesting post, till then it is bye from Padhu of padhuskitchen.


  1. Have never tried doing kurma with cauliflower, but am sure nice one with roti...looks yummy

  2. Hello Padhu,

    Nice and simple recipe...Thanx for fianlly visiting!!!:)


  3. looks very inviting...and delicious...

    check out the event at my blog dear

  4. cauliflower kurma looks delicious .Perfect with chapati

    Hamaree Rasoi

  5. delicious korma...nice click..!

  6. I cook Cauliflower in simple way with onion ginger garlic. but adding coconut would definitely add a good twist to it. looks scrumptious.

  7. I love cauliflower very much..kurma looks very tempting...

  8. Love this kurma.Looks really delicious!

  9. Cauliflower kurma looks delicious!

  10. I make something quite similar but with more gravy and love to have that with poori. Anything with coconut added at the end tastes good.

  11. never tried kurma with cauliflower, looks interesting

  12. I am happy you visited my blog. Thanks
    You have a wonderful blog. Garnishing you have done for various recipes looks attractive. Shall chk one by one.

  13. Lovely kurma !! Delicious and goes perfect with roti's.

  14. Nice simple dish..delicious combo with chapatis

  15. The cauliflower gets smashed when ever I try to, your looks so good

  16. Bookmarking this recipe...delectable and tasty recipe....

  17. one of my fav veggies...looks very delicious

  18. Very tempting and yummy looking kurma..

  19. Very delicious Korma! I love the the way you blend
    coconut, poppy seed and cashew to it!

  20. மிகவும் அருமையாக இருக்கின்றது...Nice kurma.

  21. What a vegetable this is. I love how versatile cauliflower is. I so tempted to try your recipe later this week (I have 3 heads of cauliflower waiting for me at home.) I will come back to your site and report on how your recipe turned out for sure! Would you like to take a look at my most recent cauliflower creation?

  22. Delicious kurma..Love it with rotis..

  23. Very nice and simple recipe. Looks delicious and tempting.

  24. Awesome recipe and tastes really delicious...thanks a lot and will be waiting eagerly to see more recipes in your blog


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