Mushroom Masala


400 gm button mushroom
3 tbsp vegetable oil
1 tbsp lime juice
1 tbsp cumin powder
1 tbsp coriander powder
1/2 tbsp red
chilli powder (optional)
1 big onion, finely chopped
1 tbsp garlic paste
2 whole green
chilli, split through the centre
1 tbsp tomato puree

1 bunch of fresh coriander leaves, chopped for garnishing
1 pinch of turmeric
salt to taste


1. Thinly slice the mushrooms and wash well. Drain them till dry.If needed, dry them with a kitchen tissue.

2. Heat pan. Pour the oil, and when it smoulders
put the cumin powder,coriander powder and green chilli and saute a little. Add the garlic paste and the tomato puree, continue cooking on low flame for about 2 mins.

3. Add the dried mushrooms and mix it
well. Add salt, red chilli powder and turmeric. Cover the pan and let it cook on low flame for 5 mins. uncover, and continue cooking, by tossing and turning until the oil separates out. You might sprinkle a little water, if the gravy becomes very dry.

4. Put the lime juice in the pan, and mix it well.

4. Pour the curry to a serving tray and garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

5. Serve hot.

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