Rajma By munniv


Added to 35 cookbooks   This recipe has been viewed 16188 times

Get the traditional recipe to prepare the North Indian rajmah with an authentic blend of rajmah beans with spice powders and tomato puree. The rajmah is typically relished hot with steamed rice and an onion salad as accompaniment. Enjoy and learn many vegetable recipe, rice recipe, lentil or dal recipe at tarladalal.com

Add your private note

Rajma By munniv recipe - How to make Rajma By munniv

Preparation Time: 15 MINUTES   Cooking Time: 20 MINUTES   Total Time:     4
Show me for servings


  1. Method
  2. Soak rajma for 4to5 hrs in water, or for ½ an hour in hot water.
  3. Pressure cook rajma with salt and a pinch of haldi powder.
  4. Do not throw away the water, which remains in the pressure cooker.
  5. Take a kadai. heat the oil in it.
  6. After the oil becomes hot, put the chopped onion in it and fry till the onion becomes golden brown.
  7. Add the grated ginger to this and fry for few seconds.
  8. Add the chopped tomato to this and fry for few seconds.
  9. Then add the remaining haldi powder, chilly powder, and cumin powder and pepper powder and fry this mixture till the oil separates from this.
  10. Add the pressure-cooked rajma with the water remaining in the cooker to the kadai and mix well with the mixture.
  11. Add salt.
  12. Let this boil very well till the grabby becomes thick.
  13. Then put off the stove and pour the curry into a serving dish.
  14. Squeeze a lemon in to this curry and garnish with chopped coriander leaves.
  15. The delicious rajma is ready to eat with rice or roti.

Member Photo
This recipe was contributed by munniv on 26 Feb 2002

Know more about this member, Click Here
Related Articles
Recipe Contest

No Contest Announced

View contest archive....
Rate and review this recipe and get 15 days FREE bonus membership!
Subscribe to the free food mailer


Missed out on our mailers?
Our mailers are now online!

View Mailer Archive

Privacy Policy: We never give away your email

REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.

Login Name

Forgot Login / Passowrd?Click here

If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with Tarladalal.com, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new Tarladalal.com account will be created.

Are you sure you want to delete this review ?

Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.