How to make Khowsuey - SK Khazana -

A traditional Burmese dish – it has a basic gravy that can be vegetarian or non- vegetarian served with noodles and a variety of garnishes

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Babycorns (बेबी कॉर्न), Green zucchini (हरी ज़ुकीनी)

Cuisine : Burmese

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Khowsuey - SK Khazana

Khowsuey - SK Khazana Recipe Card


Hindi: makai
Corn was indigenous to America, but is now grown throughout the world. It is used as a vegetable, briefly boiled or roasted or eaten with butter. And it would also interest you to know that the favourite popcorn, made by popping the small corn kernels, is a wholesome cereal food and is easily digested. Besides this, corn sees its use in various other ways – salads, soups, subzis and even sweets too!

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Khowsuey - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Babycorns sliced 2 tablespoons

  • Green zucchini chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Broccoli florets 2 tablespoons

  • Carrot chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Gram flour (besan) 2 tablespoons

  • Coconut milk 1 cup

  • Green chilli paste 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Noodles boiled to serve

  • Spring onion greens chopped for garnish

  • Spring onion bulbs chopped for garnish

  • Fried onions for garnish

  • Fried noodles for garnish

  • Roasted peanuts for garnish

  • Fried garlic for garnish

  • Red chilli flakes for garnish

  • Black pepper powder for garnish

  • Lemon juice for garnish


Step 1

Heat a deep non-stick pan, add gram flour and roast it on medium heat, stirring continuously, till raw smell disappears and the colour changes to light brown.

Step 2

Switch off heat and transfer the gram flour into a blender jar. Add coconut milk, a little water, green chilli paste and salt and blend to a fine mixture.

Step 3

Heat another deep non-stick pan, add blended mixture and ½ cup water and mix well. . Let it come to a boil on low heat, stirring occasionally.

Step 4

Add sliced baby corns, green zucchini, broccoli and carrot,mix well and let it cook for 4-5 minutes.

Step 5

Put some of this gravy into each serving bowl, add some noodles, spring onion greens and bulbs, fried sliced onion, , some fried noodles, peanuts, fried garlic slices, red chilli flakes, black pepper powder and some lemon juice and serve hot.

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