Kadappa Recipe-Kumbakonam Kadappa
Prep Time : 10 mins
Recipe Category: Side Dish-Side dish for idli-dosa
Recipe Cuisine: South Indian
Moong dal -1/4 cup
Turmeric powder -1/4 tsp
Garlic -2 cloves
Green chilli -1
Ginger Garlic paste -1 tsp
Potato -1 medium size
Salt to taste
Grated coconut – 3 tbsp
Fried Gram/pottu kadalai- 1 tbsp
Green chilli -2
Khus khus/ kasa kasa -1/2 tsp (optional)
Garlic -1 clove
For the seasoning
Oil -1 1/2 tbsp
Cinnamon -1 inch piece
Fennel seeds/sombu -1/2 tsp
Thinly slice onions and slit green chilli.
Cook moong dal with turmeric powder until soft.
Pressure cook potato, peel the skin, mash it slightly and keep it ready.
Grind the ingredients given under ‘for grinding’ to a smooth paste.
Heat oil in a kadai, add cloves, cinnamon and fennel seeds. When it splutters, add thinly sliced onions, finely chopped garlic, green chilli and saute until onions turn transparent.
Simmer for 5 minutes and remove from flame. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with idli, dosa or poori.
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I had never heard of this dish!!! Looks fantastic. Thanks for sharing Padhu 🙂
I hv never heard about this recipe. Sounds different. Gonna try tonight for dinner. TanQ!!!
This seems fantastic. Thanks.
Yup… Tried it today… Couldn't control my self… Thanks for sharing my home town's recepie
I tried and it's excellent,lovely dish,thank u to the ones responsible to post this recipe,thank you once again
Seems fantastic. Should try it out.
My grandmother grinds fennel and omits ghus ghus! Yum! Thanks for sharing
Thanks for sharing this receipe. Really looks delicious.
Wow! I have had this in my childhood in my native place. Today suddenly remembered this dish and very happy to get the recipe.Nostalgic. Going to try this week. Thank you for sharing this recipe.
Super dish I only tried this in hotel
I tried so many times in home it's not nice but after I saw this web I tried this it is extremely happy I is nice and fabulous thanks a lot
Each and every recipe of yours is being promising. Thank you.
I tried it today, came to be superb. Thank u.
Looks yummy. Going to try it today after seeing this blog. Let me see how it comes….keeping fingers crossed.
I tried this receipe today.. came out well.
Thanks a lot
This recipe I tried today came out so delicious ..can we add lime at the end ??