Pepper Rasam Recipe

Pepper Rasam Recipe

Pepper Rasam Recipe

This is a gift of South India to the world, Rasam are not only tasty, but healthy too. Of the many variants, Pepper Rasam is my favorite.

How to make South Indian Pepper Rasam?

Ingredients

  • 2 tsp Black Pepper (Kali Mirch).
  • 2 tsp Cumin Seeds (Jeera).
  • 2 Garlic Cloves
    Handful of Curry Leaves.
  • 1.5 tbs Yellow Lentils (Moong Dal)
    Imli Pulp (3 tbs Imli / Tamarind squeezed in warm water).
  • 1 cup Water.
  • 2 medium sized finely chopped Tomatoes.
  • Salt as per taste.
  • 1 tsp Oil.
  • 1 tsp Mustard Seeds (Rai).
  • 1/2 tsp Fenugreek Seeds (Methi).
  • Pinch of Asafoetida Powder (Hing).
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder (Haldi).
  • 1-2 Dry Red Chillies.
  • 1 small Onion cut into slices (optional).
  • 1/2 spoon Jaggery (Gur – optional)
    Chopped Coriander to garnish.

Method

  • In a mixer jar, take 2 tsp Black Pepper (Kali Mirch).
  • Add 2 tsp Cumin Seeds (Jeera).
  • Add 2 Garlic Cloves.
  • Add few Curry Leaves.
  • Add 1.5 tbs Yellow Lentils (Moong Dal)
    Coarsely grind this mixture and keep aside.
  • In a mixing bowl, take Imli Pulp (3 tbs Imli / Tamarind squeezed in warm water).
  • Add 1 cup Water.
  • Add 2 medium sized finely chopped Tomatoes.
  • Add churned Masala.
  • Add Salt as per taste and mix it.
  • Heat the pan for Tadka.
  • Add 1 tsp Oil.
  • Add 1 tsp Mustard Seeds (Rai).
  • Add 1/2 tsp Fenugreek Seeds (Methi).
  • Add a pinch of Asafoetida Powder (Hing).
  • Add 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder (Haldi).
  • Add few Curry Leaves.
  • Add 1-2 Dry Red Chillies.
  • Add 1 small Onion cut into slices (optional).
  • When Onion is half cooked, add Rasam Mixture.
  • Add some more Water and cook for 7-8 min.
  • Bring it to a boil (let the dal nicely cook).
  • Add 1/2 spoon Jaggery (Gur – optional to balance sourness).
  • Mix it and turn off the heat when Gur melts.
  • Take it in a serving bowl and garnish with some chopped Coriander.
  • Enjoy this Delicious Pepper Rasam warm!!!

Watch Pepper Rasam Recipe Video

YouTube Link for the same: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1oduyIE8Zg.

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