How to make Pineapple Pachadi -

Pineapple cooked with coconut masala to make a tasty accompaniment.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Pineapple (पाइनेपल/अनानास), Scraped coconut (कसा हुआ नारियल)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Raitas

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Pineapple Pachadi

Pineapple Pachadi Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Pineapple Pachadi Recipe

  • Pineapple chopped 2 cups

  • Scraped coconut fresh 1 cup

  • Green chillies slit 2

  • Salt to taste

  • Ginger sliced 1 inch

  • Coriander seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Dried red chillies 3

  • Yogurt 1 cup

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped ½ teaspoon

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard seeds ½ teaspoon

  • Curry leaves 6-7


Step 1

Heat a non-stick pan. Add pineapple, green chillies, ginger, salt and ½ cup water, mix well and cook till the pineapple turns soft and mushy.

Step 2

Grind coconut, coriander seeds and 2 dried red chillies with a little water to a fine paste.

Step 3

Discard the ginger slices from the pan and add the ground paste. Mix well, add little water and simmer for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Remove from heat, add yogurt and mix well. Add coriander leaves and mix well.

Step 5

Heat oil in a small tempering pan. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter. Add curry leaves and remaining broken dried red chilli and pour this tempering over the cooked pineapple mixture. Mix well.

Step 6

Serve as an accompaniment.

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