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Dahi baigaan(Brinjal in curd gravy)

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a very easy and tasty recipe....
  Round brinjal 1 Large
  Fresh curd 400 Gram
  Refined oil 1 Cup (16 tbs) (to deep fry the brinjal slices)
  Grounded roasted cumin powder/Fresh cumin 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Turmeric powder 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cumin seed 1 Pinch
  Mustard seed 1 Pinch
  Fenugreek seeds 1 Pinch
  Sesame seeds 1 Pinch
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Red chilli powder To Taste

Slice the brinjal in round slices, and cut the slices in half.Coat the pieces with turmeric.
Deep fry the slices. You may do this on a non-stick pan, as this will help use much lesser oil.
Take out the pieces in a separate dish
Take out the curd in a separate utensil, preferably in a big flat, low height utensil
Put the cumin seed, mustard seed, fenugreek seed and sesame seeds in oil to slightly fry
As soon as the cumin seed turn pinkish, pour the oil and these spices in the curd
Add sugar and mix well to dissolve sugar
Mix well, and then sprinkle dry-roasted cumin powder. If you have fresh cumin seed, then it can be roasted slightly and crushed, maybe by a rolling pin
Mix well, and add sprinkle red chilli powder to taste
Add salt
Now place the brinjal pieces in the curd mixure, so as to dip them
Serve cooled with roti

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Side Dish
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
brinjal in curd gravy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 615 Calories from Fat 539

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 61 g93.9%

Saturated Fat 9.6 g48.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 13 mg4.3%

Sodium 148.9 mg6.2%

Total Carbohydrates 16 g5.3%

Dietary Fiber 4.1 g16.6%

Sugars 11.1 g

Protein 5 g9.6%

Vitamin A 4.1% Vitamin C 5.5%

Calcium 14% Iron 4.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Dahi Baigaan(Brinjal In Curd Gravy) Recipe, Brinjal In Curd Gravy