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Spicy Drumstick Masala

Drumstick pieces cooked with spices

Recipe by christy gerald of Dubai, AE

This dish is an easy and popular dish of TamilNadu and needs 11-12 mins microwave cooking-time. U can have this with rice and rasam or Curd Rice or chapathi or Idli. Its a simple curry to do, if u r not looking for anything special.Try at home and enjoy.

Ingredients vegetarian 4 servings

    • 3 Drumsticks (Clean and cut into bite-size pieces)
    • 1/2 cup finely chopped onions
    • 1/2 tomato-chopped finely
    • 2 tsp chilli powder
    • 1/2 tsp cumin powder
    • 1/2 tsp garam masala or any good mutton masala
    • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
    • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
    • 1/2 tsp mustard seeds
    • 1/2 tsp ginger-garlic paste
    • 2 tsp or salt to taste
    • few curry leaves
    • few coriander leaves
    • 1 cup water
    • 2 tsp refined oil


    1. Take a microwavable bowl and add refined oil,chopped onions,cumin seeds,mustard seeds and curry leaves.
    2. Microwave this on high for a min. Take the bowl out.
    3. Add all the other ingredients including 1 cup water and mix well.
    4. Microwave(high) this mixture for 11-12 mins, stirring this atleast once.
    5. Take the bowl out and serve this tasty Spicy Drumsticks Masala hot with rice or rasam or yoghurt or Curd rice or chapathi or Idli.