Thursday, June 2, 2016

Chettinad Mushroom Gravy Recipe / Mushroom Masala

Butter Beans Masala Recipe

Mushroom Masala Recipe - An easy and tasty gravy that goes well with both rice and rotis.I love such gravies to go with rotis  or soft phulkas.Chettinad gravies are about the freshly roast and grind paste along with kalpasi a chettinad spice which lends a great flavour.THis mushroom masala recipe is on my drafts since a year so thought to post it now atleast.

More mushroom recipes here

Butter Beans Masala Recipe

Mushroom Masala Recipe

Preparation Time:15 mins | Cooking Time : 20 mins | Serves:2
Recipe Category: Sidedish | Recipe Cuisine: Indian

Mushroom - 1 cup
Big Onion - 1 small sized finely chopped
Tomato - 2 medium sized roughly chopped
Red Chilli Powder - 1 tsp
Garam Masala powder - 1/2 tsp
Coriander Leaves - 2 tsp for garnish
Water - as required
Salt - to taste

To roast and grind to a paste:

Coconut - 1 heaped tbsp
Coriander Seeds - 1/2 tbsp
Fennel Seeds - 1 tsp
Pepper Corns - 1/2 tsp
Red Chillies - 2
Cinnamon -1/4 inch piece
Cloves - 1
Cardamom -1

To temper:

Oil - 2 tsp
Kalpasi - 1/4 tsp
Garlic - 1 tbsp finely chopped
Curry Leaves - few


  1. Take all(except coconut)the ingredients listed under 'to roast and grind' in a pan roast for few mins until slightly golden then add coconut.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step1
  2. Fry till golden brown.Transfer this to a mixer jar,add little water and grind it to a fine paste.Set aside.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step2
  3. Heat oil add kalpasi,curry leaves,garlic and saute for few mins.Then add onion and saute till transparent then add tomatoes.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step3
  4. Saute till mushy,let the raw smell leave.Now add the masala paste.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step4
  5. Cook for few mins then add required salt.Cook in low flame until it comes like a thick mass.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step5
  6. Take clean mushroom, add garam masala powder mix well and add it.Mix well.Cook for few mins,it will leave out water.
    How to make butter beans masala - Step5
  7. Now add little more water and cook till it becomes like a sauce  
    How to make butter beans masala - Step5
Serve with rice / roti.
Drumstick Curry Recipe

My Notes:

  • It is medium spicy, if you prefer you can reduce it as per your preference.
  • The consistency is purely your choice.Add less water and make it a dry curry too

Drumstick Curry Recipe
Written by: SHARMILEE J


  1. any other vegetables that we can add if not for mushroom ?

  2. without coconutcan i try this recipe

  3. How much cinnamon do I add? This looks delicious.

  4. Hi I could not find a mushroom recipe, i think it was called chettinad mushrooms. The recipe says to grind Green Chilli,ginger,garlic. I used to make that regularly, but then stopped making it from nearly 6 months and i totally forgot that recipe. Pls can u provide the link for that recipe on ur website.


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