Spicy vegetable kurma

Main Dish
1 servings
10 min
20 min
Very Easy
Very flavourful, rich and spicy veg kurma.


Number of serving: 1

To Boil:

Potatoes - 3 medium peeled and cubed

Peas - 1/2 cup

Carrot - 1 large peeled and cubed

Cauliflower Florets - 3/4 cup chopped

Salt to taste


To Paste:

Coconut - 1/2 cup

Poppy Seeds - 1 tablespoons

Fennel Seeds - 1 tablespoons

Green Chillies - 2

Cashewnuts - 2 tablespoons


For the Kurma

Cooking Oil - 2 tablespoons

Mustard Seeds - 1/4 teaspoon

Cumin Seeds - 1/2 teaspoon

Red Chilli Pwd - 1 tablespoon

Turmeric Pwd - 1/4 teaspoon

Garam Masala - 1 tablespoon

Coriander Pwd - 1 tablespoons

Onion - 1 large

Tomato - large

Ginger-Garlic Paste - 2 tablespoons

Coconut Milk - 1 cup

Cardamom - 2

Cloves - 2

Cinnamon Stick - 1/2 inch

Bay Leaves - 2

Curry Leaves a few

Cilantro finely chopped

Salt to taste


  • Microwave the Vegetables Potato - Cauliflower combo and Peas and Carrot combo with Salt and Water for 3 minutes covering them. Reserve the Stock for the kurma.
  • Make the paste and set aside and if you are not using ready to use Coconut Milk prepare Coconut Milk and seperate the skins
  • Heat Oil in a pan add Cinnamon, Cloves, Cardamom, Bay Leaves, Cumin Seeds and Mustard Seeds. When Mustards splutter add the Curry Leaves and chopped Onions.
  • When they turn golden add the Ginger-Garlic paste and fry once the raw smell disappears add the Red Chilli Pwd, Tumeric Pwd, Garam Masala, Coriander Pwd and Saute well.
  • After a min add the chopped Tomatoes, when its all cooked and tender add the Microwaved Vegetables and the Coconut paste let it cook.
  • Now add the Coconut Milk and adjust Salt and sprinkle Cilantro and cover and cook. If needed add the reserved Vegetable stock to get the liquidy consistency.


Spicy Vegetable Kurma, photo 1
Spicy Vegetable Kurma, photo 2


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