May 26, 2015

Stuffed Ennai Kathirikkai Kuzhambu Recipe

This is my favourite one, It is so tasty when mixed with some hot rice and ghee. Yum Yum..The freshly roasted spices which are stuffed into the brinjal just goes deep into the silky flesh of the brinjals and make sit lipsmackingly good..

Hope you will give this a try and let me know how it turns out for you..

Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 35 to 40 mins
Serves : 4 to 6


Brinjal - 10 small variety
Onion - 1 large chopped
Garlic - 6 cloves peeled
Tamarind - a small gooseberry size
Chilli Powder - 1 tsp
Coriander Powder - 1 tblspn
Turmeric Powder / Manjal Podi - 1 tsp
Jaggery / Sugar - 1 tblspn
Salt to taste

For Roasting and Grinding:
Dry Red Chilli - 2
Coriander Seeds / Malli - 2 tblspn
Channa Dal / Kadalai Paruppu - 1.5 tblspn
Toor Dal / Tuvaram Paruppu - 1.5 tblspn
Coconut - 1/2 cup grated
Salt to taste

For Seasoning:
Oil - 5 tblspn
Mustard Seeds / Kaduku - 1 tsp
Cumin Seeds / Jeerakam - 1 tsp
Dry Red Chilli - 1
Urad Dal / Ulundu Paruppu - 1 tsp
Asafoetida / Hing / Kaya Podi - 1/4 tsp


Dry roast the ingredients given for roasting till golden, take them in a blender add little salt. and grind them to a fine powder. Set aside.

Take brinjal cut them into four, stuff with the masala.

Heat oil in a pan, add in the seasoning ingredients and let them sizzle.

Now add in onion, garlic and saute them for a min with salt.

Add in the brinjal, chilli powder, coriander powder and turmeric powder. Toss well.

Add in salt and tamarind pulp. Add the leftover masala as well. Add in jaggery and cover with water as needed.

Cover the pot and let it simmer till it thickens and oil floats on top.


Take all your ingredients

These are the ingredients for roasting

Take them in a dry pan

roast them slowly till it turns golden

let it turn golden

take it in a blender

add little salt

powder them

take them in a plate

now take your brinjal 

use the small variety

cut them like this

stuff them

all done

Heat oil in a pan

add in seasoning ingredients

add in onions and garlic

add some salt

mix well

Add in brinjal 

toss well in the oil

add in chilli, coriander and turmeric powder

mix well

pour in tamarind water

add in the leftover masala

pour enough water to cover the brinjal

add in little jaggery

cover and simmer

now the brinjal is cooked



  1. Nice pics aarthi thanks for the recipe long time I was interested in this recipe but now i got the recipe from my favorite aarthi

  2. Tried recipe today! Its yummy, loved it

  3. Very good recipe.This blog helpful for beginners with pictures


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