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CHANNA WITH CAPSICUM CURRY 


CHANNA WITH CAPSICUM CURRY - This is a simple and delicious curry with channa and capsicum. It can be served with Indian Breads or spread onto a slice of bread for a quick snack. We had with Palak chapathi - an healthy and delicious version of chapathi with Palak |Spinach

Serves : 4
Preparation time :  15 mins + overnight soaking
Cooking time :  30 mins.


For this recipe you need
  • 1 cup of white chickpeas, soaked overnight and drained
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 large tomato, chopped
  • 1 medium sized capsicum, sliced
  • 1 tsp. of cumin seed
  • 2 green chillies, slit length wise
  • 1/2 tsp. of turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp. of chilli powder
  • 1 tsp. of coriander powder
  • Salt
  • Oil

Preparation

Pressure cook the chickpeas with sufficient water until soft and drain, reserving some of the water.


Heat  oil in a pan and fry the cumin seeds. Add the green chillies and onion, fry until golden.


Add ginger- garlic paste , fry for a minute. Add the tomatoes and fry for a couple of minutes.



Now add the capsicum and tip in the spice powders .Mix it gently. Allow this to cook until all  are well blended.


Mix in the chickpeas, add the reserved water, salt and allow it cook for few more minutes. Remove from heat and serve it hot



Delicious Channa Capsicum curry is ready to be served..................


Serve this delicious curry with Indian flat breads and enjoy :)

Aruna Manikandan

I am a passionate cook and love to experiment various cuisines , in my kitchen. This blog is my humble attempt to register a copy of recipes that I learn and try . Feel free to experiment with my recipes and adjust accordingly to suit your taste and requirements.Hope you enjoy :)

34 Comments

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  1. Nice and delicious Curry..looks perfect wid d palak chapati

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  2. Simple, flavorful and delicious curry.. Perfect side dish for chappathi..

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  3. Wow this is will be gr8 dish to go with the Indian breads. Luv it.

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  4. looks perfect.. New combination
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  5. Delicious curry.. perfect side for rotis!!


    Regards,
    Bindu
    http://indianrecipegalleri.blogspot.in/

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  6. very delicious curry...!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  7. Adding capsicum is such a nice variation here..delicious curry

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  8. Adding capsicum is such a nice variation here..delicious curry

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  9. Lovely presentation..Yummy curry it is..Thanks for ur comment on my post dear.

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  10. Very inviting and flavorful chana.

    Today's recipe:
    http://sanolisrecipies.blogspot.in/2012/12/prawn-in-poppy-paste-chingri-posto.html

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  11. Love the addition of capsicum here, can have this curry with anything.

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  12. Capsicum is my all time fav. channa and capsicum combo worked out well. Love to taste it.

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  13. delicious dear..Join me in Fast Food Event - Poha in my blog .

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  14. Healthy, simple and delicious curry. Love it.

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  15. Unusual combination and loaded with all the proteins and the crunch of peppers.. I m droolin Aruna

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  16. Curry looks yummy...perfect with flat breads..

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  17. Very healthy and yummy channa curry.

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  18. Delicious chana dal curry. Aruna.

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  19. Dear You have such a lovely blog. I liked it very much. So much variety. Nice collection and presentation. Images are so attractive. A nice click... Feeling Happy to Follow you...

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  20. I love the flavor of capsicum and this sounds like a wonderful combination.

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  21. The gravy looks delicious and interesting.I have not tried this combination channa and capsicum

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  22. Wow.. Addition of capsicum makes it more tasteful..

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