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Matar Mushroom (Peas & Mushroom with Curry)

Saumya2k1's picture
Matar Mushroom is quite simple to make and can be made with frozen or fresh peas
  Tomato puree 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Red chili powder 1 Tablespoon
  Coriander powder 1 Tablespoon
  Turmeric powder 1 Teaspoon
  Garam masala powder 1 Teaspoon
  Cashewnut 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Green peas 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Mushrooms 200 Gram
  Green cardamom 1
  Cinnamon 1 Inch
  Onions 1
  Ginger paste 1 Tablespoon
  Garlic paste 1 Tablespoon

Clean, wash & cut the mushrooms into medium pieces and peel & chop the onions finely.
Sauté green cardamoms, cinnamon stick & chopped onions in oil until golden brown in colour.
Then add the ginger garlic paste and cook for ½ a minute.
Add tomato puree, red chili powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, garam masala powder, salt & cook till the oil leaves the masala.
Lastly add the cashewnut paste dissolved in 1 cup of water and stir well.
Add 1 cup of water, bring it to a boil, then add the green peas & mushrooms.
Cook on a high flame for seven to eight minutes or till the green peas are fully cooked.
Once done, serve hot with rice or roti.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Vegan, Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Peas & Mushroom with Curry

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 300 Calories from Fat 139

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 17 g25.4%

Saturated Fat 2.8 g13.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 88.3 mg3.7%

Total Carbohydrates 32 g10.7%

Dietary Fiber 8.9 g35.4%

Sugars 8.7 g

Protein 13 g25.7%

Vitamin A 14.7% Vitamin C 53.8%

Calcium 9.2% Iron 27.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


veerpradeep's picture
Hi Saumya, I love Matar Mushroom recipe thanks for posting with us this recipe. fOODLOVERveerpradeep
Snigdha's picture
Mushrooms are healthy. They are rich in potassium, niacin, selenium and riboflavin. This recipe is very good and real quick to make.
srividya76's picture
Srividya Kumar Iyer Hi Saumya I like this recipe its simple easy and tasty. Thank you for the recipe.
vishnu raghav's picture
perhaps i have cooked only 3 times in my life... The 4th attempt seems to have come good :-) Waiting for it to cool down so that I can have a scrumptious meal... Life away from india is bad :( thanks a lot for the recipe
Anonymous's picture
@Vishnu : Buzz off!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous's picture
Ohh.. this is sanjeev Kapoor's recipe..
kirti's picture
hi soumya...............i m trying 1st time this receipe it was realy very testy . this receipe is very nice
shanu's picture
i was searchin for a simple n healthy mushroom recipe than my usual ones ,i tried this n was very tasty .thank u for helpin me .
Matar Mushroom (Peas & Mushroom With Curry) Recipe, Peas & Mushroom With Curry