How to make Pasta Sundal -

Macaroni gets a new identity in this South Indian style dish.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Turban Tadka.

Main Ingredients : Macaroni (मैकारोनी), Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Rice

Pasta Sundal

Pasta Sundal Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Pasta Sundal Recipe

  • Macaroni boiled 3 cups

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Curry leaves 5-7

  • Green chillies chopped 1

  • Asafoetida a pinch

  • Scraped coconut 3 tablespoons

  • Gun powder (molagapudi) 3 tablespoons

  • Coconut milk 1/4 cup

  • Peanuts roasted and skinned 4 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Juice of ½ lemon


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick wok, add cumin seeds and saute till the colour changes. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter.

Step 2

Add curry leaves and green chilli and sauté for 5 seconds. Add asafoetida and sauté for 5 seconds.

Step 3

Add macaroni, scraped coconut and gun powder and mix well. Add coconut milk, peanuts and salt and mix well.

Step 4

Add coriander leaves and lemon juice and toss.

Step 5

Transfer into a serving bowl and serve.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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