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chena mezhukkupuratti recipe

yam stir fry recipe kerala style
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Kerala cuisine
Keyword: mezhukkupuratti, onam, onam recipes, sadhya, sadhya recipes, sadya, yam
Servings: 4 servings
Author: Jinoo Jayakrishnan
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  • 2 cups yam - chopped
  • 6 nos small onions
  • 2 tbsp coconut pieces
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1 sprig curry leaves
  • 1 tsp coconut oil
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 3 nos garlic
  • 2 nos red chilli


  • cook chopped yam, small onions, coconut pieces along with salt, turmeric powder and water. close and cook until soft. 
  • heat coconut oil in a pan and crackle mustard seeds and add crushed garlic and red chilli paste. mix well and fry for few seconds. 
  • finally add the cooked vegetable and fry until all the water is dry and the flavour gets in pieces. 
  • serve hot with rice and curry.