Zucchini (courgette) Curry
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Zucchini (courgette) Curry

2 medium-sized zucchinis (courgette)
2 tbsp of raw rice
2 tbsp of grated coconut
1 tbsp vegetable oil
1 Onion, chopped
2 green chillies, chopped
Sprig of Curry leaves (optional)
1/2 tsp fenugreek seeds
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1 inch piece of cinnamon (optional)
2 cloves of garlic, chopped
2 pieces of goraka*
1 cup coconut milk
1 tbsp of ground mustard seeds

Roast the rice and coconut in a pan till golden brown, taking care not to burn. Let cool.

Cut the Zucchini into half discs about 1/4 inches thick.

Stir fry the onions, green chillies, garlic, curry leaves, fenugreek, cinnamon and turmeric for a few minutes. Add Zucchini. Stir fry for a couple of minutes. Season with salt. Add a cup of water and goraka. Cover and cook for a few minutes.

Now grind the rice, coconut mixture into a powder. Dissolve in coconut milk and add to the Zucchini. Add the ground mustard and cook a couple more minutes. Adjust salt to taste.

Serve hot with rice.

* If Goraka is not available, add 1 tbsp of lime juice, just before serving.

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