How to make Tawa Vegetables - Mix vegetable sauted in indian masalas.

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Main Ingredients : Brinjals (बैंगन), Bitter Gourd

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Tawa Vegetables

Hindi: baingan
Also called by names like aubergine and eggplant, this purple hued fleshy vegetable is a versatile thing and fun to cook with. Dish-up a very traditional bharta with it, bake a lasagna with parmesan and eggplant or just fry it for a great accompaniment with dal-chawal, brinjal is versatile. To choose one without seeds, pick the lighter one with a smooth shiny skin.

For more recipes related to Tawa Vegetables checkout Bharli Vangi, Eggplant Chilli Garlic, Achari Baingan, Baingan Bharta . You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Almond Vegetables , Batata Song, Lal Maath ki Sabzi, Cubed Roast Potatoes.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Tawa Vegetables Recipe

  • Brinjals slit into four 4 small

  • Bitter Gourd coere, halved and cut into four 2 medium

  • Ladyfingers (bhindi) slit into four 8

  • Parwar slit into four 4 medium

  • Tindli slit into four 8

  • Baby potatoes boiled 8

  • Button onions 8

  • Button mushrooms slit into four 8

  • Onions chopped 2 medium

  • Oil 3 tablespo to deep fry

  • Onions chopped

  • Ginger chopped 1 1/2 inch pieces

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 teaspoons

  • Green chillies deseeded & chopped 3-4

  • Pav bhaji masala 4 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Tomato puree 8 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat a tawa. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai and deep-fry brinjals and bitter gourds. Put three tablespoons of oil on the tawa and when it is hot add chopped onions and sauté till browned.

Step 2

Add ginger and continue to sauté. Drain brinjals and karelas and deep-fry bhindi, parwars and tindlis. Drain. Add a little water to the tawa and continue to sauté. Keep the fried vegetables on the rim of the tawa.

Step 3

Deep-fry baby potatoes, button onions and mushrooms one after the other. Drain and keep them on the rim of the tawa. Add chopped green chillies to the onion mixture and sauté.

Step 4

Take a little of each vegetables into the masala in the center of the tawa for making one portion of tawa vegetable. Add one teaspoon of pav bhaji masala, salt, two tablespoons of tomato puree, a little water and mix. Cook for three to four minutes and serve hot.

Step 5

Repeat for the remaining three portions. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.