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Friday, July 01, 2011

Onion and Tomato Sabji with Fried Paneer

Today's recipe is a simple yet delicious dish - Onion tomato thokku, prepared with easy handy ingredients. This is one of my favorite accompainment for chappathis and dosas. I make this quite often. This recipe works great when you are planning for a trip. This can be used as filling for sandwiches too.Here is the recipe and Happy weekend to all.
Onion Tomato Thokku


Ingredients
  • Onion - 3
  • Tomatoes - 4
  • Garlic - 6 pods
  • Curry leaves - 2 sprigs
  • Chilly powder - 1 tbsp
  • Turmeric powder- 1/4 tsp
  • Cottage Cheese/ Paneer - 50 gms, chopped into cubes
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil - 3 tbsp
Onion Tomato Thokku
Method
  • Chop the onion, tomatoes and garlic finely.
  • Heat 2 tbsp of oil in heavy bottomed pan, when hot add the chopped garlic and fry for one minute.
  • Then add the onions, curry leaves and sauté till the onions turns translucent.
  • Now add the chopped tomatoes with pinch of salt.
  • Cover and cook the tomatoes in medium flame for five Min's, stir in between.
  • Then add the chilly and turmeric powder to it and mix well.
  • Cook again in low flame till the oil oozes out and switch off the flame.
  • Heat 1 tbsp oil in a small fry pan, add cubed panner and fry till it turns golden brown on both sides and add to the thokku and mix well.
  • Serve with dosa and rotis.
Note:
* This can kept for 3 days without refrigeration(avoid paneer) and taste best on the next day.
* Instead of paneer, you can add fried potatoes or boiled egg to it.
* Should be cooked in low/medium flame.

27 comments:

Suman Singh said...

Simple yet delicious sabzi..love the pictures and the green roti too..

Padhu said...

Delicious sabzi and fantastic pics

Kalpana Sareesh said...

ah this is one simple yet tasty dish..

Hari Chandana said...

Delicious and tempting recipe.. looks too good dear.. thanks for sharing !!
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Aruna Manikandan said...

looks delicious and very tempting dear...
nice clicks :)

Prathibha said...

Such a delicious combo..clicks r superb..:)

Vardhini said...

Tasty dish .. looks perfect for rotis.

Vardhini
Event: Fast food not Fat food

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

So tempting,wonderful combo...

aipi said...

Delicious n flavorful ~ just need some hot parathas to polish it off :)
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Sharmilee! :) said...

Wow simple and flavourful curry with paneer...looks very yummy

Sadhana Valentina said...

Very nice side dish dear...

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Loved the recipe and your clicks and presentation!

Sushma Mallya said...

lovely recipe..looks so wonderful:)

Nithya said...

Lovely recipe. I totally like the combi and makes me want it for chapathi right away :) Yummm.. Lovely clicks and nice simple presentation :)

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Delicious dish to go with roti...Beautifully presented

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Priya said...

Omg, wat a wonderful and inviting side dish for rotis,yumm!

Priti said...

Looks delicious and yummy with those palak paratha rite? ..nice pic

Prathima Rao said...

New & tasty one Valar!! Thats a wonderful idea to combine paneer & thokku flavored masala :)
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

Treat and Trick said...

Great combo and looks excellent!

Sara's Corner said...

Looks delicious and yummy.

Krithi's Kitchen said...

My husband loves anything with paneer in it.. this sounds like a cool idea..

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Event: Serve It - Grilled/Barbequed/Tandoored

arthi said...

adding paneer to tomato thokku is a new twist..love it :)

Torviewtoronto said...

delicious combination of flavours
Torviewtoronto and Createwithmom

hemalata said...

Looks so delicious and perfect combination.

Indie.Tea said...

My mom makes a simple dish very, very similar to this one. It looks very tasty, comforting, delicious!

Suma Rajesh said...

perfect dish with palak chappati..

Jay said...

fantastic combo... very inviting clicks..
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