February 11, 2010

Eggplant with Lemon noodles

Preparation time:30 minutes
Total cooking time:12 minutes
Serves 4

1 kg(2lb) small eggplants
1 tbsp salt
oil,for cooking
2 tsp cumin seeds
3 cloves garlic,crushed
2 green chili,chopped
8 spring onions,sliced
1 tbsp ground coriander
1 tsp grated lemon rind
1/2cup(80ml) lemon juice
2 tsp brown sugar
salt to taste
2 tbsp fresh coriander leaves,chopped

1.Cut Eggplants into small cubes.Put in a colander and sprinkle with the salt.Leave for 15 minutes,then rinse under cold water and pat dry with paper towels.
2.Heat the wok with some oil and stir-fry the eggplants until brown and cooked.Remove from the wok.
3.Add 1 tsp oil again in the wok.Add cumin seeds,garlic,green chili,spring onions,ground coriander and eggplants.Stir-fry and cook for a minute or two.
4.Season with the rest and serve it with buckwheat noodles.

Hint:Cook the noodles separate.
Variation:Can use any plain noodles of your choice.


Nithya said...

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Pedhakka said...

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