Drumstick

Drumstick is a popular vegetable, especially in the south, where it is used extensively throughout the season. Not only the vegetable, but also the leaves and flowers are used in cooking. The leaves have a high content of vitamins A, B and C along with proteins, iron, calcium and carbohydrates.

Drumstick Masala
Curries and Gravies, Drumstick, Sambar

Drumstick Masala

Drumsticks are a popular South Indian vegetable typically used in the preparation of Sambar. Scientifically known as Moringa Oleifera , they are rich in Iron, Vitamin A and Vitamin C. They are very good for our nervous system. Serve with hot rice. Ingredients: Drumsticks – 3, cut into small pieces […]

Murungai Keerai Podi (Drumstick Leaves Powder)
Drumstick

Murungai Keerai Podi (Drumstick Leaves Powder)

Drumstick leaves are a good source of vitamins, iron, calcium and antioxidants. Ingredients: Murungai Keerai (Drumstick Leaves) – 1 bunch Sesame Seeds – 1/2 cup Urad Dal – 1/2 cup Dry Red Chillies – 30 Garlic – 20 cloves Salt as per taste Tamarind – 1 small ball, seedless Oil […]

Drumstick Leaves
Drumstick, Prawn

Prawn and Drumstick Leaves Poriyal

An easy to make and simple South Indian poriyal dish with prawns and drumstick leaves. Ingredients: Prawns – 200 gms, cleaned, washed, deveined Drumstick Leaves – 2 cups Shallots (Sambar Onions) – 30, sliced Dry Red Chillies – 4 Oil – 1/4 cup Coconut – 2 to 3 tblsp, grated […]

Drumstick Tikki
Drumstick, Potato, Snacks

Drumstick Tikki

A delicious and easy to make tea time or evening snack. Best served warm with chutney or sauce of choice. Ingredients: Potatoes – 6 to 8, depending on size Drumsticks – 3 to 4 Garam Masala Powder – 1 tsp Cumin Powder – 1/2 tsp Green Chillies – 4 to […]

Drumstick Poricha Kootu
Drumstick, Kootu

Drumstick Poricha Kootu

A popular and delicious dish down south, it is typically served with steamed rice and side dish of choice. Ingredients: Drumsticks – 1 cup, chopped Turmeric Powder – a pinch Toor Dal – 1/2 cup, cooked Tamarind Extract – 1/2 to 3/4 cup Salt as per taste Ghee/Oil as required […]

Drumstick Potato Peas Masala
Drumstick, Peas, Potato, Side Dish

Drumstick Potato Peas Masala

A simple and tasty side dish for roti, naan or rice. Ingredients: Drumsticks – 2, cut into small pieces Potatoes – 3 to 4, depending on size, chopped Green Peas – 1 cup, shelled Onions – 4, finely chopped Green Chillies – 5 to 6, chopped Tomatoes – 4, chopped […]

Cutlet with Ketchup
Cutlet, Drumstick

Drumstick Cutlet

A simple and tasty cutlet with drumstick. Ingredients: Drumsticks – 3, chopped Potatoes – 3 Ginger – 1 inch piece, peeled Green Chillies – 2 Breadcrumbs – 1/4 cup (or more as required) Coriander Leaves – few, chopped Salt as per taste Oil as required Method: 1. Boil the potatoes, […]