Punjabi Style Tinda Sabji Recipe
Punjabi Style Tinda Sabji is a flavourful curry, perfect for a quick weekday lunch. If you are bored of your everyday Tinda Sabzi, do give this one a try!
Punjabi Style Tinda Sabji is a flavourful curry, perfect for a quick weekday lunch. The humble tinda when flavoured with garam masala and other spices is sure to win over the most ardent Tinda skeptics. Quick and easy Tinda sabji along with Chapati makes for a delicious lunch box meal.
If you like this recipe, you can also try other Dry Vegetable Recipes such as
- 8 Tinda (Apple Gourd) , peeled, sliced and hard seeds removed
- 1 Onion , finely chopped
- 4 cloves Garlic , minced
- 1 Tomato , chopped
- 2 tablespoons Tomato , paste
- 1/2 teaspoon Coriander (Dhania) Powder
- 1/2 teaspoon Cumin (Jeera) powder
- 1 teaspoon Garam masala powder
- 1 teaspoon Red chilli powder , (or as required)
- 1 tablespoon Cooking oil
- 1 teaspoon Cumin (Jeera) seeds
- 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
- 1/4 teaspoon Asafoetida (hing)
- Salt , to taste
How to make Punjabi Style Tinda Sabji Recipe
To begin making the Punjabi Style Tinda Sabji, first heat oil in a heavy bottomed pan.
Add the cumin seeds and once they splutter add the garlic, onion and saute till the onion turns translucent.
Add the chopped tomato, tinde, tomato paste, asafoetida, turmeric powder, salt, red chilli powder and stir.
Cook covered till the vegetable becomes soft, stirring once or twice. Add little water if required.
Sprinkle cumin powder, coriander powder and garam masala on the sabji and stir. Cook for about 2 minutes and then turn off the heat.
Giving up a lucrative career tinkering with Analytical equipments, Madhuli Ajay chose to tinker in her Food lab- developing new recipes & satisfying her culinary travel cravings. She has been sharing heirloom recipes on her blog 'My Foodcourt' for the past 9 yrs. Madhuli bakes to feed her soul. Testing recipes & photographing food for a cookbook, has fuelled her food photography passion. Based in the gorgeous 'Wine Capital' of India Nashik, Madhuli also loves spending time in her little kitchen garden.