Tuesday 28 May 2019

Green Peas Masala/Pattani Masala/Dried Green Peas Curry/Dried Green Peas Masala Recipe - version 2

Dried Green Peas Masala is a super delicious side dish for rotis, chaptis, or it can be served with white rice also. This green peas masala is loaded with proteins, vitamins and minerals. It can be served as after school snack for kids. Do try out his healthy and tasty Green Peas Masala/curry and post your comments here. Meanwhile do check out other interesting Side Dish for Rotis in this link. Also check out Green Peas Masala Restaurant Style/Matar Masala which I have posted earlier.

Here’s how to make Dried Green Peas Masala with step by step photos…


Dried Green Peas
2 cups
1 big finely chopped
2 large finely chopped
Green Chillies
2 slit length wise or chopped finely
Ginger Garlic Paste
1 tbsp
Chilli Powder/Milagai Podi
1 ½ tsp
Coriander Powder/Dhaniya Podi
3 tsp
Turmeric Powder/Manjal Podi
1 tsp
Cumin Powder/Jeeragam Podi
1 tsp
Besan Flour/Kadalai Maavu
1 ½ tbsp.
As needed
Lemon juice
2 tsp [For taste]
Cilantro/Coriander Leaves
2 tbsp finely chopped

For Tempering
1 tbsp
Fennel Seeds/Sombu
1 tsp
Cinnamon Sticks
Curry Leaves
10-15 leaves
Preparation Time: 10 minutes     
Cooking Time: 3o minutes
Serves: 4 -5
Author: Priya Anandakumar

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Wash and soak the dried green peas overnight.

Drain the water, add it to the pressure cooker, add fresh water, required salt and pressure cook for 3-4 whistles. Switch off the stove and keep it aside. Open the pressure cooker after all the steam has released.

Meanwhile chop the onions, tomatoes, green chillies and keep it aside.

Heat 2 tbsp of oil in a kadai, add fennel seeds, cinnamon sticks, cloves and fry for 20-30 seconds until nice aroma fills the room. 

Add curry leaves and fry along with it.

Add finely chopped onions, green chillies and sauté well until the onions turn golden brown colour.

Now add the ginger and garlic paste and sauté until the raw smell vanishes.

Add tomatoes and saute until they turn mushy.

Now add red chilli powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, cumin powder, and little salt and mix everything well. 

Fry for few seconds until raw smell vanishes, add little water and let it boil for 5 minutes.

Add the cooked dried green peas with cooked liquid and give a good stir. Let everything cook well for 10-12 minutes.

Add besan flour to a small bowl add about ½ cup water and mix really well. Make sure there are no lumps.

After the green peas have cooked really well along with the masala, add the besan flour mixture and stir everything really well. Let it cook for about 5 -7 minutes and switch off the stove. Adjust the consistency of the masala according to your requirement.

Adding besan flour will thicken the gravy and give a very good texture for the masala.
Add the lemon juice and mix well.

Finally add the chopped coriander leaves and mix it well.

Yummy, delicious and tempting Dried Green Peas Masala is ready to be enjoyed. Serve it hot with rotis, chapatis, dosas etc. It can also be served as evening snacks. Dried Green Peas is very healthy as it is loaded with proteins and nutrients and it is very filling also.

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  1. Pea's Curry I'm surely gonna try this today. Thank you for the recipe.
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  2. I made it yesterday and it was so delicious. My sister loves this recipe.
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