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Gutti dondakaya recipe | Andhra fashion stuffed tindora fry utilizing kura podi


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Mar 21, 2024
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Gutti dondakaya recipe, a easy but scrumptious Andhra fashion stuffed ivy gourd made with kura podi (curry powder)

gutti dondakaya recipe, stuffed ivy gourd  made with curry powder, perfect with rice or roti

gutti dondakaya

Andhra meals boasts of various stuffed vegetable dishes. Greens like vankaya (brinjals/baingan), bendakaya (okra/bhindi), dondakaya (ivy gourd/tindora) and kakarakaya (bittergourd/karela) are excellent for stuffed dishes. Gutti dondakaya is a kind of conventional, vegetarian Andhra ‘vantalu’ (learn that as cooking) that has as many variations as there are ammammas/nannammas (grandmothers) in Andhra. This isn’t restaurant fashion Indian meals however actual, on a regular basis meals cooked in Telugu properties.

ivy gourd stuffed with curry powder for andhra style dish

ivy gourd aka tindora, slit half method by way of and filled with the kura podi

I’m sharing a treasured dondakaya recipe Andhra style. People both love or hate dondakaya. Dondakaya is incredibly tasty when cooked right. All of it is dependent upon the way you rework this petite vegetable right into a flavorful, “I wish to eat it” sort of dish. You must select tender, barely plump tindora for getting ready this Andhra vegetarian delight. It’s so scrumptious, and easy to make that you just’d wish to make it part of your on a regular basis lunch or dinner menu. Even your youngsters will get pleasure from this dish.

I like this vegan dondakaya recipe as a result of the selfmade kura podi (stuffing) is full of a stunning vary of components that embrace seeds, spices, copra, and lentils. This stuffing has a really good stability of spice and a refined candy taste with neither overpowering the opposite. Whereas getting ready the stuffing, you may double the kura podi components and make some further stuffing curry powder for later use. You’ll be able to refrigerate the kura podi to make use of as stuffing to make gutti vankaya as an alternative of dondakaya. This can be a versatile spice mix and cuts preparation time if in case you have the kura podi prepared.

The important thing to tasty gutti dondakaya is the stuffing aka kura podi​

The dry purple chilies, dry coconut, coriander seeds, cumin seeds, sesame seeds and Bengal gram kind the spine of gutti dondakaya. All of it is dependent upon the roasting of the spices used for the stuffing. As you roast them to a pleasant golden brown shade, there’s a refined perfume within the air which fills your kitchen. You’ll have to take care to not burn them. Roast them on a low flame.

You must select tender, lengthy ivy gourds in any other case, you’re compromising on the general taste of the dish. I like that the tempering components although minimal play a major position. Sure, recent curry leaves and asafoetida elevate the flavour profile of the dish by leaps and bounds. It’s subtly spiced however total a well-balanced spice mix. Lastly, we’ve got to roast the stuffed dondakaya on gradual fireplace permitting it to absorb all of the flavors properly.

There isn’t a must garnish the ultimate dish. I sprinkled some chopped coriander leaves for visible enchantment since I’m photographing the picture.

Andhra style stuffed ivy gourd fry to with rice, roti, chapati

gutti dondakaya andhra fashion

I’ve earlier blogged just a few dondakaya recipes andhra fashion, principally dry saute variations and few stuffed dondakaya varieties. I’m sharing the hyperlinks to the dondakaya recipes in your straightforward reference.
dondakaya vepudu, dondakaya fry, dondakaya pappula podi, dondakaya kobbari vepudu, dondakaya verusenaga fry (with peanuts), dondakaya pachadi (chutney), dondakaya annam (rice), stuffed tendli andhra style, stuffed dondakaya vepudu, stuffed dondakaya masala kura, crispy dondakaya

This can be a gem amongst dondakaya recipes and you must give it a strive. You’ll be able to come again and thank me later.

Andhra style tindora/ivy gourd stuffed dish to go with rice, roti or chapati

gutti dondakaya vepudu

Tips on how to make gutti dondakaya or stuffed tindora andhra fashion
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