Lauki Ki Sabzi (Bottle gourd dry curry )


Lauki /Bottle gourd sabzi or dry curry is an all time favorite at our house. It's quick to prepare and also ideal for sick and people with digestive problems. Adding lots of tomatoes gives it a distinguish taste and flavor. So let's start the recipe.yum

Some more recipes with bottlegourd at my space :
Lauki and Chana Dal
1/2 kg bottle gourd , cut in cubes
1 onion , thinly sliced
2 tomatoes , chopped
4 green chillies , chopped
1 teaspoon turmeric powder
2 teaspoon coriander powder
Salt to taste
4 tablespoon clarified butter
1/2 cup coriander leaves , chopped
Water as required

Heat clarified butter in a pressure cooker. Add onions and green chilly and sauté for 2-3 minutes. Just let it translucent.
Lauki sabzi
Lauki sabzi

Lauki Sabzi
Lauki Sabzi

Add salt , turmeric and coriander powder. Mix well.
Now add tomatoes  and add bottle gourd cubes just covering the tomatoes. Add 1/4 cup water and close the lid. Cook it for 1 whistle.

Lauki sabzi
Lauki sabzi

Lauki sabzi
Lauki sabzi

As soon as the pressure evaporates , open the lid and start cooking it on low heat till ghee comes out from edges.

Lauki sabzi
Lauki sabzi
Remove from heat and garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

Lauki sabzi
Lauki sabzi

Serve hot with chapati.

Serve-3. Cooking time -20 minutes
Note: You may also prepare it in an open pan or wok , it will take a bit more time to cook.
You may also use vegetable oil but I recommend to use clarified butter for better taste.

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  1. Delicious lauki curry, comforting and inviting!

    today's post:

  2. Easy and Healthy Sabzi..
    Happy to follow you back :)


  3. Healthy Louki curry looks inviting.

  4. Healthy and inviting sabzi.. Loved it Sapana :-)

  5. Wow so creamy and yummy dish :D

  6. I personaly love lauki and your dish looks amazing

  7. Reminds of the Panju friends and the lunch that we used to have..typical panju it.

  8. Wow...this is been in mind from long to try...thank you for posting

  9. A tasty recipe which can be savored with rice :)


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