Thursday, June 3, 2010

Mixed beans curry

Hai friends i took a small break for vacation to this long weekend. and also last week i was fully busy with my daughter its her birthday ,Aksharabyasam and also ear piercing.So cant post any recipe.Everything done good.Here r the pics
Hai friends today i am coming with Mixed beans Curry.This is very healthy and tasty.I use Rajma beans,Pinto beans,and also Lima beans.I tried this curry and want to share with u.


Rajma beans-1/2 cup
Pinto beans-1/2 cup
Limabeans-1/2 cup
Green Chillies-3(Acc to ur taste)
Ginger Garlic paste-1 tsp
Curry leaves few
Salt to taste
Chilli powder-1/2 tsp
Garm Masala-1 tsp
Oil-1 tsp
Mustard seeds-1/2 tsp
Jeera-1/2 tsp
Dry red chilli pieces few
Turmeric -1/4 tsp
Ginger pieces few(Cut into length wise)
Coriander leaves few


Take all the beans in one bowl .Clean the beans well with water .
Again add water and soak this for over night or 5 hours.
After 5 hours it double in size.Take this beans in cooker add water salt to it.
Pressure cook this beans for 3 whistles.
After the pressure is gone open the cooker and keep it aside.
Now place the pan and add the oil and heat it.
When it gets heat add the mustard seeds when it starts pop add the jeera,dry red chiilies ,green chillies,chopped ginger and also the curry leaves fry it.
To this add the chopped onions and turmeric mix it well and cook this until it changes to light brown.
Now add the chopped tomatoes and cook for 2 minutes by covering the lid.
When the tomato is cooked well add the ginger garlic paste and fry until the raw smell goes.
To this add the chilli and garam masala powder and mix well.
Add the cooked beans along with the water .Cook this for 2 minutes.
Now add the salt and cook it again for 5 minutes.
Finally garnish with chopped coriander and serve hot with roti,biryani and rice.


  1. Very happy to know about all the good things happening at your end.Belated birthday wishes to your daughter.Birthday,Aksharabhyasam and ear piercing all special moments of your daughter's life.Treasure them.Hope you had a wonderful vacation.
    Mixed beans rajma curry looks delicious.Nice family pictures.

  2. thanks for sharing the pics...happy bday belated though to ur little princess...god bless...hopw u had a great time...and teh mixed bean curry looks yummmmmmmy n delcious

  3. Belated Birthday wishes to ur lil one'. Hope you guys had good time, this past week. Mixed beans curry looks delicious.

  4. Happy Birthday to your daughter...looks like u had lot of fun.Gravy looks excellent.

  5. Belated birthday wishes to your little princess. Hope you guys had a wonderful weekend. Nice mixed beans curry.

  6. Thank u very much Kiran for ur wonderful comments and wishes.

  7. Thank u very much for ur wishes and comments dar.

  8. Thank u very much Sailaja for wonderful wishes and comments.

  9. Thank u very much for ur wonderful wishes and comments malar.

  10. Thank u very much for ur wonderful wishes and comments Swathi.

  11. Hi Vineela, can't wait to try the beans curry. My husband loves all kind of beans. BTW nice pics.

  12. Hope u had wounderfull time with ur daughter,Very cute family...My belated wishes to ur little princesses.Mixed Bean curry really delicious...

  13. belated birthday wishes to ur daughter dear. mixed bean curry looks very yummy. u have mentioned lima beans twice and forgot to mention redbeans/rajma.
    Very healthy and yummy dish. liked all ur photos. hope u had a wonderful time.

  14. Thank u very much Nidya try this curry and let me know dear.

  15. Thank u very much For ur wishes and also for cool comment.

  16. Thank u very much for the wishes and letting me know my mistakes dear.Thank u very much for the comments dear.

  17. Happy belated Birthday to you daughter, and your dish look so healthy and good.

  18. Belated wishes to ur daughter, beans curry looks wholesome and nutritious..

  19. Hey nice pics...Belated Birthday wishes to ur little princess....beans curry looks gud

  20. Belated birthday wishes to Saanvi.. beans curry looks sooooooooo tempting and perfect.. healthy too.. thanks for sharing dear.. :)

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  22. Thank u very much For the wishes and comments Sonia.

  23. Thank u very much For the wishes and comments Priya.

  24. Thank u very much For the wishes and comments Priti.

  25. Thank u very much For the wishes and comments Hari chandana.

  26. Thank u very much for the answer sailaja.