Vendhaya Kuzhambu | வெந்தய குழம்பு | Fenugreek Seeds Gravy


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Today I am featuring my Grand ma’s simple வெந்தய  குழம்பு  recipe.Most of the people have their own twist on traditional recipes,like my grand ma add shallots to Vendhaya kuzhambu which gives mild taste and nice flavour to the kuzhambu.Do try this delicious kuzhambu and enjoySmile.


Ingredients:

2 tbsp sesame oil
1/4 tsp mustard seeds
1/4 tsp fenugreek seeds
Hing,a generous pinch
10 shallots
A sprig curry leaves
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
1/2 cup thick tamarind extract
1 cup water
Salt to taste
Jaggery , a small piece

To grind :

1/2 tsp fenugreek seeds | vendayam
2 tbsp coriander seeds
3-4 red chillies
1 and 1/2 tsp channa dhal
1 and 1.2 tbsp grated coconut

Method:

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Dry roast the grinding ingredients separately and let it cool for some time.Powder it in mixie into fine powder.Keep aside.

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Heat oil in a kadai and fry fenugreek seeds,mustard seeds,hing,till splutter.Add shallots and curry leaves,fry till it become soft.

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Add the tamarind extract,water,grinded powder,turmeric powder and salt.Let it boil for sometimes,till it becomes thick.Add jaggery finally and switch off the stove.

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Here is our flavourful kuzhambu is ready.

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Serve it with hot rice and ghee | sesame oilSmile.

I am sending this to Sara's Cooking with Love- Grandmom Event.

Have a Nice Day!!!

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  1. kuzhambu looks very thick and yummy...perfect with plain rice!nice pic!

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  2. Supera irukku , have not tried so far, a must try recipe :) Sounds mouthwatering!

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  3. mouthwatering recipe.love all tamarind based kuzhambhu..

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  4. My mom makes it the similar way !! Want to have right now with steaming hot rice ..Nicely done !!

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  5. Super delicious and quiet a new recipe to me !!

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  6. very flavourful and delicious curry..


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  7. looks delicious and very tempting prema :)

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  8. Wow, the very look of it inviting. Lovely recipe . A must on some occasions.

    Thanks.

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  9. wow healthy venthaya kuzampu,very good for stomach ulcer

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  10. Wow thats a yummy one.Even i too prepared the same thing today.

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  11. wow...so tangy and rich gravy....superb

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  12. Mouthwatering...I simply love such Kuzhambus

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  13. Perfect curry for rice. So flavourful..can actually get the aroma of fenugreek and hing in it. Lovely!

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  14. Sounds so flavourful...bookmarked to try

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  15. The kuzhambu looks really delicious, if you were next door, I wouldn't mind asking you a small bowl of it..

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  16. Kuzhambu looks mouth watering.

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  17. What a flavorful and yummy kuzhambhu. will give it a try soon

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  18. lobely and mouthwatering recipe....looks absolutely yummy.

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  19. ஸ்ஸ்ஸ்ஸ் படத்தை பார்த்ததும் நாவூறுது...எங்க வீட்டுக்கு பக்கத்து வீடா நீங்க இருந்தா எவ்வளவு நல்லாயிருக்கும்...

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  20. Mouthwatering,tempting me a lot..yum

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  21. mouth watering kuzhambu, amma makes it in different way, yours looks so inviting...will try this for sure...love it with rice n papad..mmmmm!!
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  22. mouthwatering kuzhambu...temting me...with rice...droolling me

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  23. kuzhambu looks delicious... bookmarked...

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  24. Mouthwatering recipe n Awesome luking Kuzhambu Dear.Luking for this recipe long time. Thanks for sharing.

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  25. Looks delicious n yummy..best vth rice....

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  26. This looks so tasty and loaded with flavours!

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  27. mouthwatering n delicious curry..

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  28. super yummy mouthwatering recipe..........bookmarked it

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  29. I love Vendiya Kozhambu!! Your version looks so fabulous!!!!! Reming me of my pati's kuzhambu!

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  30. woww... i want to try it now.. please pass it with rice too Prema.. :)

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  31. Very interesting recipe, delicious & flavorful!

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  32. looks delicious....perfect with rice...

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  33. very yummy curry..this is very new to me

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  34. This looks delicious and awesome :)

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  35. Sounds like a lipsmacking good recipe.Thanks for sharing.

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  36. Mom also do the same but add whole garlic along with small onion. My fav one too Prema...:)

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  37. But no coconut in that recipe.. will try adding coconut when i make next time.

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  38. Can't even describe how yummy that last picture that you took looks. There are some dishes that you could just tell from the way it looks, how yummy it is. THis looks like one!

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  39. This is new to me! Looks delicious! Will try it out sometime. Thanks for sharing.

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  40. wow, sounds yummy .. will try for sure..

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  41. Hi..Kulambu Looks AWESOME!!Love to have with steamed rice..Thanks for joining..Happy to follow you :)

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  42. My late precious Amma makes vendaya kulambu almost the same way,sometimes she would deep fry small cubes of potatoes or small cubes of eggplant separately and add it to the kulambu at the end ,this makes it yummy with white rice and pappadam
    Pritha

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  43. mouthwatering recipe....tried it at home today.....

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  44. My husband tried your recipe and it came out real good.. This should going to feature on our menu regularly from now.. :)

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  45. My hubby tried this recipe replacing the shallots with onion , tomatoes and lima beans.. it turned out out real good..Tasted very similar to the Thenga aracha kozhambu... This will be a regular on our menu from now...

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  46. looks cool...keep cooking,God bless you..

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  47. I tried this recipe today. It came very tasty. Thank u

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  48. I tried this recipe today.it came nicely.thank u

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