Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Lentils & Kofta stew

Recipe by:zainab

1/2 Zainab's Easy Chicken Kofta recipe.

1-2 Tablespoons olive oil.
1 medium onion, chopped.
2 cloves garlic, crushed.
1/2 teaspoon ground turmeric.
1 teaspoon ground coriander.
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin.
1 teaspoon curry powder.
1/2 teaspoon ground garam masala.
2 medium potatoes, peeled, chopped.
3/4 cup red lentils.2 1/2 cups water.

1)Heat half the oil in non-stick pan, cook Kofta ,in batches until kofta lightly browned.

2)Heat oil in large pan, cook onion until browned lightly, add garlic and spices,cook,stirring, until fragrant.

3) Add potatoes, red lentils, Kofta and water, bring to boil then immediately simmer cook, covered for about 20 minutes or until Kofta is tender and mixture thickened.

4)Serev with naan bread or basmati rice.


Umm Maryam said...

Assalamu alaikum Sisters,

I really love your blog. It's amazing mashaallah. What is curry powder? JazakAllah khair for sharing the delicious saudi cuisine!

Arabic Bites said...

Wa alaikum alssalam umm maryam,

You can fine curry-powder in indian store. if you can not find it try my Homemade curry-powder.

I hope that help you.

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