Desi style Stir fried veggies n Sweet lime ginger punch

The climate in Chennai is so much politics and damn hot.. lets wait for either grinder or a mixer for free!!!
It was a tiring day at work, heavy traffic congestion due to political party meetings and the climate is so hot. So wanted to make a quick dinner for to night and decided on pulka and stir fried veggies desi style without any sauces!! And of course with a chill thrill Sweet lime ginger punch to soothe my throat!!!
Ingredients for Stir fried veggies:
7 nos – Cluster beans
1 – Carrot
¼ cup – Red Capsicum
¼ cup – Yellow Capsicum
5 – Baby Potatoes
1 – Radish
1 – Green Tomato
1 – Onion
3 cloves – Garlic
1 sprig – Curry leaves
2 sprigs – Fresh coriander leaves
2 tbsp – Masala powder
1/4 tsp – Turmeric powder
¾ tsp – Mustard seeds
¼ tsp – Cumin seeds
2 tbsp oil
Salt as required
Ingredients for Masala Powder:
2 tbsp – Channa dal
1 tbsp – Urad dal
4 – Red chillies
1 tsp – Cumin seeds
Method for Masala Powder:
In a small pan dry roast all the above ingredients until the raw smell evades.
Cool and grind it to a fine coarse powder.
Method for Veggies:
In a wok add 2 tbsp of oil once hot add mustard seeds and cumin seeds once they crack add chopped onion n finely chopped garlic and curry leaves. Saute them.
Once onion turns translucent add the chopped veggies and add turmeric powder, salt and cook them for 3 min.
Now add the masala powder and sauté well, just sprinkle some water and add coriander leaves and stir it cook them covered for another 3 min. And it’s done.
Sweet Lime Ginger Punch a chill thrill perfect drink for summer!!
6 – Sweet Lime
1 tbsp – Sugar
1 tbsp – Ginger syrup
2 cups – Ice cubes
Combine sweet lime juice and sugar and now add ginger syrup and top it with ice. Chill Thrill!!!


  1. says

    wow….that sure looks tempting!!!!! where do u have the energy for all this after work??? hats off to you…

  2. says

    ஸ்டிர் ப்ரை ரொம்ப நல்லா இருக்கு கல்பனா…

    பகிர்வுக்கு நன்றி…

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  4. says

    Looks super. Am going to try this stir fry very soon. Great blog. I like the spread of recipes and your writing style.

  5. says

    you deserved tht lime punch and the stir fry suits your hectic schedule! kudos for blogging and working which i understand is near impossible!

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