Ethakka Thoran (Plantain Stir Fry)

Ethakka Thoran (Plantain Stir Fry)

1.Ethakka/Raw banana-3(cubed)

   Green gram/red gram(cherupayar/vanpayar)-1/2cup cooked (optional)

   Turmeric powder-1/4tsp

   Chilly powder-1/2tsp

2.Shredded coconut-3/4cup

   Cumin seeds-1/2tsp

   Garlic -2

3.Coconut oil-2tsp

   Mustard seeds-1tsp

   Dry red Chilly-2

   Curry leaves-2springs

Cook banana with turmeric powder,chilly powder,salt and 1/2cup water.

Coarsely grind coconut with cumin seeds and garlic.

Heat oil in a pan and sputter mustard seeds.Fry dry red chilly and curry leaves.Add cooked banana,cooked green gram and ground coconut. Cook covered on low flame for a minute.Then open it and simmer it until it is dry and separated from another. Serve hot with rice.

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