Cashew Curry

Cashew Curry

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It may sound odd and rather lavish to use cashews as a main ingredient in gravies, but because of the abundance of cashews in the region, cashew curry is a popular and common recipe in each malvani household!

Also do try other curries using cashew like Cashew, Mushroom and Makhana Curry or Drumstick and Cashew Curry .

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Cashew Curry recipe - How to make Cashew Curry

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1 cup cashew nuts (kaju)
1/2 recipe malvani gravy
1/2 tbsp oil
1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
a pinch of asafoetida (hing)
1/4 tsp sugar
1/2 cup coconut milk (nariyal ka doodh)
salt to taste
  1. Combine the cashewnuts and ½ cup of water in a deep pan and cook on a medium flame for 7 to 8 minutes, while stirring occasionally. Drain and keep aside.
  2. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick kadhai and add the cumin seeds.
  3. When the seeds crackle, add the asafoetida and malvani gravy, mix well and sauté on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  4. Add the cashewnuts, sugar, coconut milk and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  5. Serve hot.


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Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy297 cal
Protein6.3 g
Carbohydrates9.5 g
Fiber1.1 g
Fat26.5 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium8.2 mg
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Cashew Curry
 on 14 Feb 15 12:13 PM

Nice and Spicy is what this Cashew Curry recipe is....It is a very unique preparation using cashews along with the Malvani gravy....