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How to make Tasty Cabbage Kofta or Cabbage dumplings Curry Recipe

Updated on June 29, 2015
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Cabbage Kofta Recipe Introduction

Dear Readers,

Cabbage Kofta Recipe is one of the Kofa variety recipe. This is another healthy recipe that I would like to share it with my hub readers.

Health benefits of Cabbage are as follows:

  • Low in saturated fat and cholesterol
  • Good source of fiber
  • Good source of folates
  • Good for Pregnant women to eat more cabbage
  • Keeps your bones & body healthy
  • Good source of vitamins such as riboflavin, pantothenic acid, and thiamin
  • Natural source of electrolytes and minerals like Calcium, Potassium, Phosphorous, Manganese, Iron and Magnesium

Health benefits Source URL: http://www.fullcircle.com/goodfoodlife/2012/09/22/six-reasons-to-eat-more-cabbage/


Cabbage Kofta or Cabbage dumplings Curry

Cabbage Kofta or Cabbage dumplings Curry
Cabbage Kofta or Cabbage dumplings Curry

Cabbage Kofta (Cabbage dumplings) Curry Recipe

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Cook Time

Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 45 min
Ready in: 1 hour 5 min
Yields: Serves three people
Ingredients to prepare cabbage kofta
Ingredients to prepare cabbage kofta
Ingredients to prepare curry
Ingredients to prepare curry

Gram flour is one of key ingredient to make this dish

Ingredients

  • 2 cup Cabbage, (finely grated) (for Kofta)
  • ¾ cup Gram flour, (for Kofta)
  • 2 Red or Green chilli, (chopped) (for Kofta)
  • 2 tablespoon Coriander leaves or cilantro, (chopped) (for Kofta)
  • ½ teaspoon Cumin seeds, (for Kofta)
  • 1 teaspoon Ginger, (grated) (for Kofta)
  • 1 teaspoon Salt, (for Kofta)
  • 3-4 Tomatoes, (cut into pieces)
  • 1 inch Ginger
  • 2 Red chillis
  • ¼ teaspoon Asafoetida
  • 1 teaspoon Cumin seeds
  • ¼ cup Gram flour
  • ½ teaspoon Red chilli powder
  • 2 tablespoon Coriander powder
  • ¼ teaspoon Turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Sugar
  • 3 tablespoon Curd(yogurt)
  • 2 tablespoon Coriander leaves, (garnishing)
  • Refined oil

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, add all the ingredients one by one given in the list for kofta.
  2. Mix all the ingredients well to make them as light batter. You can also use little oil to mix them well.
  3. Take a little batter in hand and make it as a small ball.
  4. Place the ball in a separate plate. Similarly prepare all the balls.
  5. Take a kadai or a frying pan and pour required quantity of oil inside for frying.
  6. When the oil is hot, put the balls one by one for frying.
  7. Fry them till they become dark golden brown.
  8. Remove the fried balls from the oil and place them in a separate tissue on a plate.
  9. In a blender take the given quantity of tomatoes, ginger and red chilies.
  10. Grind them to a fine paste.
  11. Place a vessel or a cooking pan in a medium flame.
  12. Pour 2 tablespoon of oil inside the pan and allow the oil to heat.
  13. When the oil is hot put asafoetida and saute it. With in no time add cumin seeds and allow the cumin seeds to crackle. Maintain the cooking in a medium flame other wise the ingredients may burn.
  14. Put the given quantity of gram flour inside the oil and stir well for a minute or so.
  15. Pour the ground tomato puree inside and stir well.
  16. Put all the spices like red chili powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, salt, yogurt and sugar one by one and mix well and allow them to cook till the raw smell of the spices goes.
  17. Increase the flame a little and pour 1 cup of water inside the cooking pan and stir with the ingredients.
  18. Close the lid of the pan and allow the curry to cook for 5 minutes.
  19. When the curry is nicely cooked put the fried cabbage koftas inside the curry and mix well.
  20. Allow the koftas to settle in the curry for 2-3 minutes in medium flame.
  21. Switch off the flame and transfer the dish to a separate bowl.
  22. Garnish with fresh coriander leaves before serving.
  23. Your hot and spicy Cabbage Kofta Curry is ready to serve hot with Rice, Roti, Naan or Parata
Put grated cabbage in abowl
Put grated cabbage in abowl
Put rest of the ingredients needed to prepare kofta in the same bowl
Put rest of the ingredients needed to prepare kofta in the same bowl
Ingredients are mixed well
Ingredients are mixed well
Make them as small balls to fry
Make them as small balls to fry
Oil is getting heated
Oil is getting heated
Put the balls one by one in the oil
Put the balls one by one in the oil
Balls are getting fried
Balls are getting fried
Koft balls are turning golden brown
Koft balls are turning golden brown
Koft have turned dark golden brown and is ready to remove out of the flame
Koft have turned dark golden brown and is ready to remove out of the flame
Fried cabbage kofta's are placed in a separate plate on a tissue
Fried cabbage kofta's are placed in a separate plate on a tissue
Ingredients for grinding
Ingredients for grinding
Ground tomato puree
Ground tomato puree
Take a separate cooking pan or vessel
Take a separate cooking pan or vessel
Ingredients for seasoning is added inside the pan for frying
Ingredients for seasoning is added inside the pan for frying
Gram flour is added inside and sauted well
Gram flour is added inside and sauted well
Pour the ground tomato puree
Pour the ground tomato puree
All the spices are added inside and sauted well
All the spices are added inside and sauted well
Curd is added inside and mixed well
Curd is added inside and mixed well
Cook the curry well.
Cook the curry well.
Fried cabbage koftas are dropped inside the curry. Garnish the tasty Cabbage Kofta with coriander leaves.
Fried cabbage koftas are dropped inside the curry. Garnish the tasty Cabbage Kofta with coriander leaves.

© 2013 Ravi and Swastha

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      Ravi and Swastha 2 years ago from London, Canada

      Thanks Glimmer !

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      Glimmer Twin Fan 2 years ago

      Yummy - This recipe looks terrific.

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      Ravi and Swastha 3 years ago from London, Canada

      Thanks

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      Deepalakshmi 4 years ago from London,Ontario

      looking nice