Jalfrezi is hot indo chinese food. Jal meaning hot in bengali. It is usually cooked by marinating meat/vegetables with spices and frying in oil until saucy texture, semi gravy type. This one is with Capsicum and dry fruits. Rich and creamy gravy for chapathi/naan or puris.
Chatpata Capsicum Dry Fruits Jalfrezi
Capsicum marinated with dry fruits and few other spice and fried in oil until saucy.
Servings: 2 PeoplePin Recipe
- 1 no Capsicum - sliced vertically into thin pieces
- 1/4 cup dry fruits - cashew,almond,pista & walnuts roughly ground
- 1 tsp turmeric powder
- 1 tsp Garam Masala
- 2 tsp chilli powder
- 2 no green chillies - deseeded and slit vertically
- 1 tsp cumin powder
- 1 no Onion - Big sized or 2 medium roughly chopped
- 1 no Tomato - roughly chopped
- 1 inch Ginger
- 2 pods garlic
- Grind everything given under to grind section
- Take the dry fruits of your choice and give it a quick pulse to roughly grind them.
- Mix ground paste,capsicum, dry fruits and rest of ingredients including salt and little oil. set it aside for 5 minutes.
- Heat oil, Fry the marinated mixture in oil until saucy and raw smell goes off. ( oil will leave at the sides) Add water if necessary.
Jalfrezi can be made with Paneer, Potatoes or mushrooms also.