Monday, December 16, 2013


Just now i finished making this podimas.They came out very well,actually first time i cooked these seeds.Hubby liked it very much,and it goes very well with rice and rasam.Here goes the recipe..


Jack fruit seeds-1cup
Turmeric powder a pinch
Onion-1 chopped
Ginger-1tsp chopped fine

Chilli powder-1/2tsp
Coriander powder-1/2tsp
Mustard seeds-1/2tsp
Urad dal-1/2tsp
Cumin seeds-1/2tsp
Curry leaves-1 spring
Salt to taste


Soak the seeds for half an hour in water.
Then cut and peel the skins from the seeds.

Boil the seeds with little salt and turmeric powder.
Do not over boil the seeds, they should be firm.
Drain the water, cool it and chop  the seeds roughly.

Heat a pan with the oil, add in the seasonings.
Let the seasonings splutter, add in the onions.
Saute well till the onions are lightly change there colour,
add in chopped ginger , salt and fry well.

Now add in the chopped jack fruit seeds, and stir fry once.Cook for 5to7 minutes and remove .
Serve hot with rice and rasam.

Linking it to the event cooking with red @ MerryTummy