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Stuffed brinjal/egg plant,ennegayi palya

Appetizer
6 servings
20 min
20 min
Very Easy

Ingredients

Number of serving: 6
6 Small Sized Eggplant(Badnekayi)

1/2 Lemon sized Tamarind

1 cup freshly grated coconut

1/2 cup Roasted peanuts(ground nuts)

6 to 8 dry red chillies

3 tablespoons Coriander/dania seeds

2 tablespoons jeera/cumin seeds

1 teaspoon cinamon

Jaggery as per taste

1 teaspoon haldi/turmeric

1 teaspoon Garam Masala(optional)

4 tablespoons Oil(any cooking oil)

1 big sized onion finely chopped and few cloves of garlic

Salt as per taste

Preparation

  • Slit the Brinjals starting from the bottom till the center and make sure it is not sliced into equal halves(required to fill the stuffings).
  • Dunk the Brinjals in the water to avoid oxidation and also helps in soaking the masala.(leave it for half an hour).
  • Blend coriander/dania seeds,jeera/cumin seeds, coconut, red chillies, roasted peanuts, tamarind,cinamon, diced onion,garlic, jaggery,salt using very little water(the consistency should be very thick ).
  • Add finely chopped raw onions to masala paste(mix throughly and check the seasoning).
  • Stuff the Brinjals with these spicy masala paste . Take oil in a big wok or Kadai and slowly place these stuffed Brinjals when the oil gets warm.
  • Pour the remaining masala on top of these brinjals and bake it in a medium heat with lid closed(Make sure the masala doesn't over cook).
  • Keep checking and flip slowly so that Brinjals gets cooked evenly. Switch off the flame when it is ready.

Photos

Stuffed Brinjal/Egg plant, Ennegayi palya, photo 1Stuffed Brinjal/Egg plant, Ennegayi palya, photo 2Stuffed Brinjal/Egg plant, Ennegayi palya, photo 3




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