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Masala Hoo Kosu – Grilled Cauliflower Steak Served with Gorikai Kara (Cluster Beans Curry) & Ghee Rice

Masala Hoo Kosu

Masala Hoo Kosu – Grilled Cauliflower Steak Served with Gorikai Kara (Cluster Beans Curry) & Ghee Rice 

 

Ingredients: 

For Grilled Cauliflower Steak
Cauliflower- 100 Grams
Curry leaves – 5 Grams
Chili powder – 5 Grams
Garam masala powder- 5 Grams
Salt – 5 Grams
Turmeric – 2.5 Grams
Ginger garlic paste – 10 Grams

For Gorikai kara
Cluster beans – 25 Grams
Big onion – 10 Grams
Big tomatoes – 5 Grams
Green chilies – 10 Grams
Cloves garlic – 5 Grams
Turmeric powder – 2.5 Grams
Grated coconut – 10 Grams
Salt – 5 Grams

Ingredients for tempering:
Mustard seeds – 5 Grams
Cumin seeds – 5 Grams
Garlic crushed – 5 Grams
Curry leaves – 5 Grams
Coconut oil – 30 ML

For Ghee Rice
Clarified butter – 50 Grams
Cashews, halves – 10 Grams
Raisins – 5 Grams
Bay leaf – 5 Grams
Cinnamon – 5 Grams
Cardamom – 5 Grams
Cloves – 5 Grams
Pepper- 5 Grams
Onion – 30 Grams
Chili – 5 Grams
Jeera Rice – 50 Grams
Water – 100 ML
Salt – 5 Grams

 

Method: 

For Grilled Cauliflower Steak
Step-1: In a mixing bowl add Curry leaves, Chili powder, Garam masala powder, Salt, Turmeric, Ginger garlic paste.
Step-2: Cut the cauliflower into thick slice with stem to form a steak.
Step-3: Par boil the cauliflower Steak with turmeric powder and ¼ tsp of salt. Drain the cauliflower and add to the prepared paste and mix thoroughly.
Step-4: Now heat a Charcoal grill and grill the cauliflower steak till the cauliflower turns golden brown.
Step- 5: Serve hot with Gorikai Kara and Ghee Rice.

For Gorikai kara
Step-1: Wash, discard the ends and chop the cluster beans into 2cm length pieces.
Step-2: Chop onion and tomatoes.
Step-3: Take chopped cluster beans, tomato, onion, green chilies, 2 cloves of garlic, turmeric powder and salt in a pressure cooker
Step-4: Cook the vegetables by adding little water and by making 2 whistles.
Step-5: Wait until cooked vegetables are cool. And then transfer it to a mixie jar. Also add in grated coconut. Chopped cluster beans for gorikayi kara .
Step-6: Grind until smooth or coarse paste
Step-7: Prepare tempering in a frying pan using oil, mustard seeds, and cumin seeds, curry leaves and crushed garlic.
Step-8: Add in ground vegetables from cluster beans, tomato, green chilies and onion).
Step-9: Bring it to boil. Adjust the salt. Mix well and switch off the stove.

For Ghee Rice
Step-1: Firstly, in a large kadai heat 1 tbsp ghee and roast 8 cashew and 2 tbsp raisins.
Step-2: Roast the cashew to golden brown and keep aside.
Step-3: In the same kadai saute 1 bay leaf, 1 inch cinnamon, 2 pods cardamom, 5 cloves and ½ tsp pepper.
Step-4: Also, add ½ onion, 1 chili and sauté until the onions turn golden brown.
Step-5: Now add jeera rice (soaked 20 minutes) and roast for 1 minute without breaking rice grains.
Step-6: Add 2 cup water, 1 tsp lemon juice and 1 tsp salt.
Step-7: Stir well and get the water to a boil.
Step-8: Cover and simmer for 20 minutes or pressure cook for 2 whistles.
Step-9: After 20 minutes, fluff the rice gently without breaking rice grains.
Step-10: Add fried nuts and mix well.