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Pulissery/Moru Curry (A Curry made with Buttermilk and Ground Coconut) Pulissery

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Moru is the Malayalam word for Buttermilk. This curry is a blend of Buttermilk/Curd with ground coconut and cooked vegetables like yam, raw plantain, ash gourd etc. This is one of our favourite Kerala curries, which goes well with rice. This curry is made at almost all Keralite households even though the ingredients vary. Here I am giving my version.

Moru Curry

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Pulissery/Moru Curry (A Curry made with Buttermilk and Ground Coconut) Pulissery
Moru is the Malayalam word for Buttermilk. This curry is a blend of Buttermilk/Curd with ground coconut and cooked vegetables like yam, raw plantain, ash gourd etc. This is one of our favourite Kerala curries, which goes well with rice. This curry is made at almost all Keralite households even thoug
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  1. Cook the vegetable in very less water with salt, chilli powder and a pinch of turmeric powder and keep aside.
  2. Grind the coconut along with ginger, garlic and chillies to a very fine paste and keep aside.
  3. Heat a pan with a bit of oil and add the turmeric powder and saute for a few seconds.
  4. Add the ground paste and stir for a minute.
  5. Add the cooked vegetables and beaten curd and mix well.
  6. Keep an eye on the curry and switch off as soon as you spot the first bubble.
  7. Add the fenugreek powder and stir well (If you let the curry boil, it will curdle).
  8. In another pan, heat a teaspoon of oil and splutter the mustard seeds.
  9. Add the sliced shallots along with curry leaves and dried chillies and fry till the shallots caramelise ,ie turn to brown colour.Pour this on top of the Curry.
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  1. anonymous says:

    You have forgotten to mention about the coconut.

  2. Mareena Jerrish says:

    It is written add the ground paste. The ground paste refers to coconut gounrd with ginger garlic and chillies.

  3. anonymous says:

    Yes , it is. But what is the mesurment of the coconut .

  4. Mareena Jerrish says:

    Thanks a ton for pointing out the error and sorry for the error as well. I have added the measurement of coconut.

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