Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Eggplant & Jackfruit Seeds Curry With Peanut Spice Powder

Delicious curry prepared with eggplant chunks and jackfruit seeds which is simmered in gingerlly oil and spiced up with a spice powder prepared along with some spices and raw peanuts, this curry tastes marvellous when served along with hot piping rasam with rice or else curd rice...Both eggplant and jackfruit seeds works out wonder together as curry and needless to say this curry is our recent family favourite...U can also enjoy this dish along with some white rice and papads or else as side dish with rotis,the choice is urs..

Eggplant, Jackfruit Seeds with Peanut Podi curry

2cups Eggplant chunks
15nos Jackfruit seeds
1no Onion (big & chopped)
Few curry leaves
1tsp Mustard seeds+cumin seeds
Gingelly oil

Peanut spice powder:
1/4cup Raw peanuts
1tbsp Coriander seeds
5nos Dry red chillies
1tsp Channadal
1/2tsp Cumin seeds
2tsp Dessicated coconut
10nos Peppercorns

Dry roast all the ingredients except the peanuts given under 'Peanut spice powder', grind the roasted spices along with raw peanuts as fine powder, keep aside..Cook the jackfruit seeds along with water in a separate vessel until they turns bit soft, drain the water,keep aside..

Heat enough gingelly oil, let crack the mustard seeds, cumin seeds, add immediately the chopped onions,curry leaves, sauté until the onions turns transculent, chopped eggplants, cook for few minutes, now add the already cooked jackfruit seeds, peanut spice powder,salt and cook everything in simmer with lid closed until the veggies get well cooked, dont add water at all..

Delicious eggplant & jackfruit seeds curry is ready !

40 comments:

Krithi's Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Great spice powder... Love jackfruit seeds.. My grandma used to make a stir fry with those..

Pushpa said... Reply To This Comment

Love jackfruit seeds,looks very yummy.

The Foodie said... Reply To This Comment

Curry is extremely mouthwatering..the peanut masala is sounding so interesting.

kaarasaaram.com said... Reply To This Comment

wonderful recipe....Jackfruit seeds is a very nice addition..
Reva

savitha ramesh said... Reply To This Comment

mm my fav jackfruit seeds and when it is cooked with egg plant, the joy doubles.....wonderful curry priya....kalakkunga

Krishnaveni said... Reply To This Comment

super delicious curry with adding peanuts, love it

Hasna said... Reply To This Comment

never heard of ths combination...luvly...

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Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

Looks delicious Priya. Both eggplant and jackfruit seeds are my weakness.

Priya (elaichii) said... Reply To This Comment

Ver innovative combo! Love jack fruit seeds fry!

Umm Mymoonah said... Reply To This Comment

Very yummy looking curry with the delicious spice powder.

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

Looks yummy , addition of peanut powder must have given a different flavor.
OMG priya how much patience do you have prepare these many dishes,I'm always surprised.Hats off to you,I'm a huge fan of your recipes!!!

S.Menaga said... Reply To This Comment

wonderful recipe!!

divya said... Reply To This Comment

wow..nice combo ..looks yummy and delicious...

HGourmet Foodie said... Reply To This Comment

I love Jack Fruit seeds... It adds lovely nutty and creamy texture to the dish. Beautiful pic!!!

Lauren Montanaro Norster said... Reply To This Comment

i've never tried jackfruit seeds -- now i'm curious!

Kankana said... Reply To This Comment

this looks amazing .. the jackfruit seeds .. where do i get them ? do they come in packets or fresh ?
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Suja Sugathan said... Reply To This Comment

Loved the spice powder..great combo of flavors and nice addition of jack fruit seeds

Preeti Kashyap said... Reply To This Comment

This is bookmarked!

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

thats a nice combination...the peanut spice powder surely will take it up a notch!..yumm

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Raina said... Reply To This Comment

I love anything with eggplant in it, and this sounds especially delicious with the peanut spice powder")

Poornima Nair said... Reply To This Comment

It's been ages since i've had jackfruit seeds...this curry looks delicious...nice combination.

Simply Life said... Reply To This Comment

what a unique curry - looks great!

Madhavi said... Reply To This Comment

Super recipe..loved it!!

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

looks so yum.. i want to grab the plate.. :)


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kitchen flavours said... Reply To This Comment

Love jackfruit seeds and have not eaten it for so long! I have not tried this with eggplant before, sounds lovely!

Saras said... Reply To This Comment

Super duper curry. Love to have anytime...

Moogie said... Reply To This Comment

I don't know jackfruit seeds. I need to google.

Indrani said... Reply To This Comment

awesome recipe, Priya...looks yumm

Ushnish Ghosh said... Reply To This Comment

Dear Priya
This recipe is very new for me. Haven eaten Jack fruit seeds since I left Calcutta decades back.
I like the peanut spice powder...must try it!
Have a nice day

Soumya said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious curry....love jack fruit seeds...my fav

Alessandra said... Reply To This Comment

I don't think I ever had jackfruit seeds... but this looks good!

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SpicyTasty said... Reply To This Comment

Sounds new and interesting. Nice recipe.

My attempt at The Julie/Julia project said... Reply To This Comment

Wow.. never heard of this combination :) love the click :)

Pia said... Reply To This Comment

wonderful combination


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Gayathri Kumar said... Reply To This Comment

Nice combination..Very inviting curry..

G.Pavani said... Reply To This Comment

healthy n delicious curry..

Hamaree Rasoi said... Reply To This Comment

Hi Priya

Eggplant with Jack fruit seeds are a great combination.Loved your recipe.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Ananda Rajashekar said... Reply To This Comment

This is so new for me looks interesting :)

Cham said... Reply To This Comment

I do this combo in simple way but i really love the peanut masala touch :)

Authenticoriyafood said... Reply To This Comment

Nice and healthy combo !! I want to taste this one soon!!