Crisp Aalu Parwal

It is a new version of the regular parwal sabji.

Crisp Aalu Parwal

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Crisp Aalu Parwal recipe - How to make Crisp Aalu Parwal

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     4Makes 3 to 4 servings


250 gms snake gourd (padwal) , deseeded and cut into two
3 potatoes
4 tbsp mustard (rai / sarson) oil
1 tbsp cumin seeds (jeera)
a pinch of asofoetida
1 tbsp chilli powder
1 tbsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tbsp garam masala
1 tbsp coriander (dhania) seeds powder
1 tsp dried mango powder (amchur)
salt to taste

  1. Heat oil in a pan and add the cumin seeds.
  2. When the seeds crackle, add the asafoetida and parwal and saute for 5 minutes.
  3. Add the potatoes and mix well, cover and cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Add all the powders and cook covered till potatoes are done.
  5. Serve hot with phulkas/roti or naan.