This curry goes well with chapati and is also used as a stuffing for making bread sandwich.
This beans poriyal goes well with rice and sambar and easy to make.
Recipe for Cucumber Chutney. This chutney goes well with Idli or fried rice. Peel the skin from cucumber and cut it into medium size pieces. Chop onion and tomato also into medium size pieces.
Recipe for Lemon Semiya (Vermicelli). Boil 6 cups of water along with a teaspoon of oil and salt. Add semiya (vermicelli) and cook till it is soft. Remove from gas and drain the excess water.
This is a quick recipe and an ideal prasad for Navaratri festival. Add the pottukadalai in a mixie and powder it finely. In a kadai add the Ellu and dry fry till it starts crackling.
Recipe for Tomato Brinjal Chutney. Cut the brinjals into big pieces and boil it in water for 2 to 3 minutes. Remove from the water and cool it. Put it in a mixie and grind it coarsely.
One of our readers, Ms. Jayalakshmy Ramanathan, shared this recipe from her mother. I have shared this with our readers and thank Ms. Jayalakshmy for her contribution. The brinjal gojju goes well with Curd Rice. Also it can be served with “Rice Uppuma”, “Upma Kozhukattai” and even with idli/dosa.