Today’s recipe is Rajma Masala, one of my fav dish. It’s a tasty and healthy side dish for Roti, chapatti and all tiffin menus. Check out and let me know, how u enjoyed it :)
Rajma - 1 cup
Butter - 2 tbsp
Cumin seeds - 1 tsp
Bay leaf - 1
Asafetida pwd - ¼ tsp
Onion - 2
Ginger garlic paste - 1 tbsp
Tomato - 2
Red chilly - 2
Coriander pwd - ½ tbsp
Garam masala pwd - ½ tbsp
Fresh lemon juice - 1 tbsp
Salt to taste
Wash and soak Rajma (red kidney beans) overnight.
Pressure cook it until it is soft.
Heat 2 tbsp butter in a thick bottomed pan.
Add cumin seeds, bay leaf, asafetida pwd and allow to crackle.
Add chopped onion and sauté to golden.
Add ginger garlic paste. Fry briefly.
Smash tomatoes and red chilly in blender and add to above.
Allow to cook until, oil separates.
Add turmeric pwd, red chilly pwd, coriander pwd, garam masala pwd and salt.
Stir well. Add 1 cup water and allow to cook covered for 5 mins.
Now add cooked rajma along with the stock.
Mix well and further cook in low flame for 5 mins.
Once the Masala attains thick consistency, remove from flame.
Add 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice and stir.
Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.
Serve hot with Roti, Chapati, Variety rice or Steamed white rice.
Healthy, tasty and colorful Rajma masala ready to delight you.