Fresh Beans with Garlic Spice Powder

22 Sep

Chikkudukaya Velluli Karam.

Fresh beans are cooked in oil along chopped onion. Then the fresh beans fry is finished with garlic spice powder. Serve fresh beans with garlic spice powder over steamed rice. Click here for recipe of garlic spice mixture.
Makes: around 2 Servings of Fresh Beans with Garlic Spice Powder.


Fresh Beans 2 Cups Chopped
Onion 1 Small
Garlic Spice Mixture 1 Tbsp
Curry Leaves 5
Oil 1 Tbsp

Method of preparation:

Wash, string the beans and chop them into inch long pieces.
Peel and finely chop the onion.
Wash and tear the curry leaves.
Heat oil in a pan, add chopped fresh beans.
Fry briefly and cook covered on low flame for around 8 – 10 minutes.
Stir occasionally to avoid beans sticking to the bottom of the pan.
In the middle of the pan, add few drops of oil and add chopped onion and curry leaves.
Fry till onion turns translucent and start to turn brown around the edges.
Stir in garlic spice mixture and salt and remove from heat.
Serve fresh beans with garlic spice powder over steamed rice and dollop of ghee.
Notes: Make sure beans are cooked well before adding onion.

Suggestions: Adjust spice with garlilc spice mixture.
Variations: Check other recipes with fresh beans here.
Other Names: Fresh Beans with Garlic Spice Powder, Chikkudukaya Velluli Karam.


2 Responses to “Fresh Beans with Garlic Spice Powder”

  1. nvnrao September 23, 2012 at 10:43 pm #

    Good one, can be eaten with out rice or roti,
    It’s a poor mans’ meat

  2. samrajya lakshmi September 29, 2012 at 8:01 am #

    how to make garlic powder mixture?

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