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Monday, May 04, 2009

Bobbarlu Kurma/Black-Eyed Beans Curry


Bobbarlu/Black Eyed Beans/Lobia- 1 1/2 cup
Onion- 1 chopped finely
Tomato- 2 chopped
Ginger Garlic Paste-1 tbsp
Coriander Powder- 1tsp
Red Chilly Powder- 3/4 tap
Green Chilies-2 slit vertically
Oil 3 tbsp
Salt as per taste

Masala paste for gravy:-

Fresh coconut 1/4cup
Cinnamon 1
Clove 2
Elachi 1

Make a fine paste of the above ingredients.

How to make:-

*Soak beans over night.

*Pressure cook it and drain the water,keep aside.

*Heat oil in kadai,add onions and green chillies and fry till transparent

*Add ginger garlic paste,saute till the paste is fried.

*Then add red chilly powder,coriander powder and salt.Saute for another 2-3 minutes

*Add coconut paste and cook till the paste leaves the sides of the pan.

*Then add cooked beans and mix carefully.

*Add water and chopped tomatoes and cook on a high flame for 2-3 minutes and reduce the flame and cook till the gravy thick.


  1. Masala for Kurma looks simple but very flavorful. love Blackeyed peas, kurma looks super delicious! :)

  2. kurma looks soo good.I never made curry with black eyed beans ...will try it out.

  3. I love Lobia curry. Looks delicious and creamy :)

  4. Wow that curry looks so delicous, love the colour too. I am bookmarking this.

  5. I was planning to make the same today but was kinda lazy, after seing the curry i decided i will make it!!!!

  6. oohhh looks so delicious yummy gravy mmmmmmmmmm perfect with roti kada.

  7. Very yummy, I like BEP in any form am feeling hungry after seeing your kurma...

  8. kurma looks delicious & healthy

  9. you always make healthy dishes saritha..kurma looks spicy n creamy..very nice!!

  10. Chala bagundi Varunavi..Alasandalu recipe kosam chustunnanu..Nee recipe try chestanu..

  11. thats a yummy curry, Varunavi!

  12. mmm. gravy looks so delicious. I can have it with my chapathis.

  13. Cool I am just trying to google what to do with this blackeyedbeans, happy to see ur update on this. You mad emy job easy,

  14. Kurma looks spicy and yummy! Would love to have this with rotis.

  15. Kurma looks very yummy and rich Varunavi! My favourite too! :)

  16. Never tasted this beans....Curry looks flavourful and yum.

  17. Thank you for the lovely entry in The Recipe Diary :) Hope to see more from you.

  18. Lovely curry. Looks delicious & taste great with rotis too.

  19. Looks spicy and delicious!

  20. Delicious kurma Varunavi... nice to see your version with black eye peas/alasanadhalu :)


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