Cabbage Kofta Curry | Side dish for Roti/ Chapathi (Indian Flat Bread)

cabbage kofta curry

Blogging world has made me try many new recipes and this is one such.Before coming to this blogging  i suffer to do side dish of Indian flat breads but now i have variety of dishes.Kofta is nothing but fried pakora balls.Lets go on to the recipe.

Preparation time: 15mins
Cooking time: under 30 mins
Serves-2 to 3
Recipe source:Merry tummy


For Kofta:

  • Shredded cabbage-1 cup
  • Gram flour/kadalai mavoo-1\2 cup
  • Red chilly powder-1 tsp(adjust)
  • Jeera or ajwam seeds-1\2 tsp
  • Turmeric powder-1\4 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • oil- to deep fry them

For gravy:

  • Onion-1 big
  • Ginger-1\2 inch piece
  • Garlic pods-5
  • Tomato-1 big(make puree)
  • Red chilly powder-1 tsp
  • coriander powder-3\4 tsp
  • Turmeric powder-1\4 tsp
  • Garam masala-1\2 tsp
  • Fresh cream-1 tbsp(optional)(i used milk)
  • Oil-3 tsp
  • saunf-1\2 tsp
  • salt to taste
  • Coriander leaves- garnish 


1.In  a mixing bowl add  except oil everything  listed under "kofta" and mix.Slowly add water and a dough.

2.Heat oil in a pan ,make small balls of the dough and deep fry them.Now your kofta/pakora is ready.

3.Grind onion,garlic and ginger to a paste.Make a puree with tomato and keep ready.

4.Heat oil a pan add saunf and the onion mix and saute till raw smell goes.Then add tomato puree and saute for a while followed by all dried powders and salt.

5.Add some water and cook till oil seperates.Lastly add cream/milk and wait for a minute & switch off.

While serving add in fried kofta in to the gravy garnish with coriander and serve.


1.Can serve the pakora/kofta as such for tea time snacks.

2.Since i fried the kofta more it looks dark brown.

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  1. that is so nice of you to try my recipe. Thanks for you love:)
    The cabbage curry looks lip smacking and amazing:)
    Thanks for linking

  2. Cabbage curry looks delicious........ Looks tempting!!

  3. Tasty curry i need nothing more than this. Perfect lip smacking curry.

  4. Kofta curry with cabbage looks very delicious.

  5. Cabbage kofta;) never thought about it.. Yummy

  6. Lovely koftas. Thanks for the recipe :)


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