How To Make Tomato Sheer - Popular Tomato Curry - Masala Trails With Smita Deo

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Aug. 16, 2018

Learn how to make traditional Tomato Sheer at home from our Chef Smita only on Rajshri Food.

Tomato sheer is a mild curry made with coconut milk and tomatoes, as the name suggests. Simple and quick to make it is delicious with rice but hot phulkas go well with it too. Add a side dish of potatoes and you have an amazing comfort meal ready.


Onion 1 Large , finely chopped
Tomatoes 2 Large (cut into 1” cubes)
Turmeric powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Green chillies 5 , slitted (spicy)
Chilli powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Asafoetida 1 Pinch
Coconut milk 1 Liter
Gram flour 1 Tablespoon
Sugar 1 Teaspoon
Salt To Taste
Water 1/2 Liter



1.In a vessel add the onions, green chillies, turmeric powder and ½ liter of water and boil for 5 minutes.

2.Add the tomatoes and the coconut milk and on a low flame stir the curry .

3.Add the salt, sugar and the gram flour and stir continuously till the curry turns slightly thick


4.Serve this hot with steamed rice and kaap.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 5