I don't need to say much about pumpkin as everyone knows more about it and this kootu is easy to make and will taste yummy.
Prep.Time- 10mins, cook time- 10mins
- Pumpkin cubed-from 1\4 kg
- Grated coconut- 1\3 cup
- Green chilly-2
- Jeera- 1\2 tsp
- Turmeric powder- 1\4 tsp
- Salt to taste.
- Oil- 2 tsp
- mustard- 1\2 tsp
- curry leaves-a spring
1.Cut the outer hard skin of the pumpkin and the inner flesh too.Chop it into small cubes.
2.Cook the cubed pieces with some water till its cooked.Meanwhile in a mixer add grated coconut,green chilly,jeera and turmeric powder and grind it to a coarse paste,don't add water.
3.When the pieces are cooked add the ground mix and salt to it and let be in heat for 2-3mins and switch off.
4.Heat oil in a pan and temper it with the ingredients under " to temper" and add it to the dish.
Serve it with rice.
1.Don't over cook the pieces as it will turn mushy.