Shimla Mirch Ki Launji Recipe
This is a super tempting, sweet and spicy launji of capsicum cubes, and very easy and quick to make. Have it as a side along with dal and phulka for a comforting meal.
This is a super tempting launji of capsicum cubes, and very easy and quick to make. It is flavoured with nigella seeds, fennel seeds, green chillies and common spice powders, which can be served immediately and also stored for a few days. Addition of jaggery makes this launji so delicious and healthy, you can even use sugar if you like.
If you like this recipe, you can also try other side dish Recipes such as
- 1 cup Green Bell Pepper (Capsicum) , chopped
- 2 tablespoons Oil
- 1/2 teaspoon Kalonji (Onion Nigella Seeds)
- 1 teaspoon Fennel seeds (Saunf)
- 1 teaspoon Green Chillies , finely chopped
- Turmeric powder (Haldi) , a pinch
- 2 teaspoon Coriander Powder (Dhania)
- 1/2 teaspoon Red Chilli powder
- 3/4 teaspoon Amchur (Dry Mango Powder)
- 2-1/2 tablespoon Jaggery
- Salt , to taste
How to make Shimla Mirch Ki Launji Recipe
To begin making the Shimla Mirch Ki Launji recipe, heat the oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the nigella seeds, fennel seeds and green chillies and sauté on a medium flame till the aromas of the seeds comes through and the chilies are cooked..
Now add the capsicum and sauté on a medium flame for a few more seconds.
Add the turmeric powder, coriander powder, chilli powder and dried mango powder, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
Add 1/2 cup of water, jaggery and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 4 to 5 minutes or till the capsicum turns soft, while stirring occasionally.
Serve the launji immediately or store in an air-tight container in the refrigerator for 2 to 3 days.