Monday, February 22, 2010


I have got another a recipe for SE (cooking wit seeds-fenugreek) I made this last week since I was busy in my personal routine so could not post it. Hope Priya and SE will like the recipe.

Chatpati Methi Mirch
Preparation time: 2 hrs 20 minutes (Approximately)

Cooking time: 15 minutes (Approximately)

Serving-6 persons


Soaked Fenugreek seeds-1 cup

Green Chillies-1/2 cup (Try to get chillies which are not too spicy)

Salt- to taste

Oil-2 Tabs

Cumin seeds-1 tsp

Coriander Powder-2 tabs

Lemon juice-5-6 tabs

Jaggery-1/8 cup


• Heat oil in a pan and add cumin seeds in that.

• Once cumin seeds are changed its colour add fenugreek seeds and chillies along salt and coriander powder.

• Cook in the low flame till chillies and fenugreek seeds are tender.

• Add jiggery and cook till jiggery is melted and mix well with chillies.

• Add lemon juice.

• Serve with any Indian bread.


Simplyfood said...

Healthy and delicious.Following your blog now:)

ARUNA said...

This is really chatpati!!!

Sushma Mallya said...

very unusual dish that too with green chillies, really very hot N spicy and delicious...

Pari Vasisht said...

Hi Subhashini first time here. I loved your collection of experimental cooking. The sabzi is nice, chatpati.
When free check out mine

Malar Gandhi said...

Thats an interesting recipe, never used fenugreek so much, always kept away from its bitterness...this is sure' very refreshing way to use them. Thanks for this lovley recipe.:)

SE said...

Hey Subhashini...very interesting recipe...thanks for sending it to the event !!

shahana said...

Sounds really healthy.Perfect for the event!

FoodLovers said...

nice and delicious

Priya Suresh said...

Wow this dish sounds really yummy and healthy...

Ushnish Ghosh said...

Dear subhasini
Never thought methi can be used this way..I must try , it is so new for me...but will take time
I am looking forward to some traditional Oriya recipes, there is not many on the net
Bhala thiba

Gouri Guha said...

Hi Subhashini,

This dish is chatpati...something new for me. Can try it out sometime later.
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Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Hey Shubhashini, this dish looks very comforting with menthi mmm it shuld have been very aromatic too!!! Love the greens in the dish!!!