Stuffed Baby Egg Plant Curry or Bharwaan Baingan
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Recipe Type: side dish, main course
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Serves: 3-4
 
These baby egg plants are slit and stuffed with a spicy masala and then left to simmer in a rich and spicy curry.
Ingredients
  • 6-8 small Eggplants (Baby baingan)
  • 1 Large Onion
  • 1 Tsp Ginger Garlic paste
  • 1 green chilli finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp chickpea flour or besan
  • 1 tsp dry mango powder or amchoor
  • tsp turmeric/Haldi powder
  • 1 tsp corriander/dhania powder
  • 2-3 tbsp olive/cooking oil
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds or jeera
  • Salt to taste
Instructions
  1. Wash and split the eggplants into four parts, while keeping them together at the stalk. Keep them aside.
  2. Put all other ingredients except cumin seeds and oil, in a mixer/blender and make a smooth paste.
  3. Fill the split eggplants with half of the paste.
  4. Heat olive oil in a pan, add cumin seeds and let'em spatter.
  5. Let us start roasting our eggplants in the oil and cover till cooked, ensure that you turn the eggplants and cook well from all sides.
  6. Once both sides are cooked, put the remaining paste and cook for another 10mins on a low flame to prevent from burning.
Recipe by Honest Cooking at https://honestcooking.com/stuffed-baby-egg-plant-curry-bharwaan-baingan/