drumstick flower sambar recipe | Murungai poo sambar

drumstick flower sambar recipe is a tasty and healthy sambar.  We prepare it with drumstick flowers, pearl onions, garlic, tomato, toor dal, tamarind, salt and sambar powder.

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drumstick flower sambar recipe – Ingredients:-
  • murungai poo / drumstick flowers – 1 cup
  • pearl onions / sambar onions – 10 number
  • garlic / poondu – 6 number
  • tomato – 1 (chopped)
  • sambar powder – 1 tsp
  • turmeric powder / manjal podi – 1/4 tsp
  • tamarind paste / puzhi paste – 1/2 tsp
  • salt – to taste
  • cooked toor dal – 1 cup
drumstick flower sambar recipe – Ingredients for Seasoning:-
  • oil – 1 tsp
  • mustard seeds / kadugu – 1/2 tsp
  • urad dal / ulundham paruppu – 1/2 tsp
  • asafoetida / perungayam – pinch
  • Curry leaves / karuvepilai – few
drumstick flower sambar recipe – Method of preparation:-

1. Firstly remove the drumstick flowers from its stalks, wash well and keep it ready. Also chop onions, garlic, tomato and keep them ready.

drumstick flowersambar ingredients
drumstick flowersambar ingredients

2. Secondly heat one tea spoon of oil in a fry pan and add mustard seeds.

seasoning
seasoning

3. When it splutters add urad dal and asafoetida.

seasoning
seasoning

4. Like wise add pearl onions and fry.

seasoning
seasoning

5. Similarly add garlic cloves and fry.

seasoning
seasoning

6. After that add curry leaves.

seasoning
seasoning

7. Next to that add chopped tomatoes.

add tomatoes
add tomatoes

8. Now add drumstick flowers and fry.

drumstick flowers added
drumstick flowers added

9. When the flowers shrink add a cup of water and cook in medium flame.

water added
water added

10. Further add 1/4 tea spoon of turmeric powder.

turmeric powder added
turmeric powder added

11. Then add one tea spoon of sambar powder.

sambar powder added
sambar powder added

12. Then add one tea spoon of salt.

salt added
salt added

13. Similarly add half a tea spoon of tamarind paste.

tamarind paste added
tamarind paste added

14. Mix well and add cooked toor dal.

cooked toor dal added
cooked toor dal added

15. Finally check for consistency and taste therefore you can add what ever is needed for the sambar. Serve this sambar as side dish along with rice.

drumstick flower sambar recipe
drumstick flower sambar recipe

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