Tuesday, 4 September 2012
Olan is a very simple recipe, not masked with any spices and forms part of the onam sadya . This recipe was given to me by Anita who is a fantastic cook.
Red cowpeas/ Chowri-1 cup
Pumpkin- 2 cup, chopped
Coconut milk-1 cup
Coconut oil-1 tsp (optional)
1. Pressure cook the cowpeas and pumpkin with green chillies, curry leaves , salt and water.
2. When it is cooked, add 1 cup of coconut milk and let it just heat through. Take it off stove add the coconut oil and serve as a side with rice and sambaar .