How to make Vegetable Makhni

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Carrot (गाजर), Corn kernels (मकई के दाने)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Vegetable Makhni

Vegetable Makhni Recipe Card


Hindi: gajar
If there is one vegetable that is truly a nutritional hero then it is bound to be the carrot. A goldmine of nutrients, this is the reason they can be even termed as worth the other ‘karat’ (as in gold)! Ranging in colours from orange, black, pink to red, yellow and white, this delicious vegetable is within the reach of rich and poor alike and is rightly called the universal root. The best role that this winter vegetable can play – chomp on one as it is an excellent snack!

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Vegetable Makhni Recipe

  • Carrot cut into 1 inch pieces 1 medium

  • Corn kernels 1/2 cup

  • Cauliflower separated into florets 1/4 small

  • French beans cut into 1 inch pieces 8-10

  • Fresh button mushrooms quartered 5-6

  • Green peas 1/4 cup

  • Ginger roughly chopped 1 1/2 inch

  • Garlic 7-8

  • Green cardamoms 4

  • Cinnamon 1 inch stick

  • Red chilli powder 2 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Tomato puree 1 1/2 cups

  • Butter 3 tablespoons

  • Honey 2 tablespoons

  • Fenugreek powder 2 teaspoons

  • Garam masala powder 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Fresh cream 1/4 cup


Step 1

Boil carrot and corn in 2 cups water for 3-4 minutes.

Step 2

Grind ginger, garlic, green cardamoms and cinnamon with 2 tbsps water into a fine paste.

Step 3

Add cauliflower florets, beans, mushrooms, ground paste, red chilli powder and salt to the boiling vegetables and mix well and let the vegetables cook.

Step 4

Add tomato puree and 2 tbsps butter and mix. Add green peas, honey and kasoori methi and mix well.

Step 5

Add garam masala powder and coriander leaves and mix well. Lower heat and add cream. Serve garnished with 1 tbsp butter.

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