PuliInchi recipe – Sweet and tangy ginger – Onam special recipe

2012-08-24
  • Yield : 250gm
  • Servings : 5
  • Prep Time : 20m
  • Cook Time : 20m
  • Ready In : 40m

Puli inchi is a must side dish in Onam (ഓണം) sadhyas (OnaSadya). This dish has a  sweet and sour taste. The main ingredients for Puli Inchi are fried ginger, green chilly, jaggery and tamarind. This can be refrigerated and stored for a long time.

Ingredients

  • Ginger - 75 gm (chopped)
  • Green chilly - 5 nos (chopped)
  • Tamarind - 150 gm
  • Jaggery - 150 gm
  • Red chilly powder - 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Asafoetida powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Fenugreek powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Coconut oil - 3 tsp
  • Mustard seed - 1/2 tsp
  • Dry red chilly - 4 nos
  • Curry leaves - 2 string
  • Salt to taste
  • Water - as needed

Method

Step 1

Heat 1 cup of water in a pan and add jaggery and keep stirring till it dissolves completely and turns to syrup form. Allow it to boil and remove from flame and strain to remove the impurities.

Step 2

Dissolve the tamarind in 1 cup of water and extract the juice.

Step 3

Heat oil in a pan add mustard seed, dry red chilly and curry leaves and fry for 2 minutes.

Step 4

Add chopped ginger, chopped green chilly and fry on a medium heat for 5 minutes.

Step 5

Add red chilly powder, turmeric powder, asafoetida powder, fenugreek powder and salt and cook for 2 minutes.

Step 6

Add tamarind juice and jaggery syrup and cook for 4 minutes. The dish is ready to be served.

Average Member Rating

(4 / 5)

4 5 4
Rate this recipe

4 people rated this recipe

4,102

Related Recipes:
  • Beetroot Achaar Recipe - Tasty pickle

    Beetroot Achaar Recipe – Easy Beetroot Pickle – ബീറ്റ്‌റൂട്ട് അച്ചാര്‍

  • Chemmeen Thenga Kothu Masala Recipe - Kerala Dish

    Chemmeen Thenga Kothu Masala Recipe – Kerala Style Prawn Roast

  • Vermicelli Upma

    Vermicelli Upma Recipe – Tasty Semiya Upma

  • Mussels Pickle Recipe

    Mussels Pickle Recipe – Kerala Style Kallumakkaya Achar

  • Prawn Ghee Roast Recipe - Tasty Roast

    Prawns Ghee Roast Recipe – Spicy Ghee Roast Prawns Fry

Recent Recipes

Leave a Reply

Get more recipes and cooking tips
in your inbox
It's FREE!!!

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting recipes and cooking tips to your email inbox.