Oyster Mushroom Korma

My comfort  food for a cloudy rainy season is some nice korma with hot rice oh yes with omelet of course. In my last blog post I'd posted about auchan food market it was quite an experience shopping I'm a sort of person who is always curious to seek fresh produce in the grocery section I found fresh and wonderful oyster mushroom the korma turned out real good...I  also read that oyster mushrooms are good for health Oyster mushrooms are high in nutrients. According to a study published in "Food Chemistry," oyster mushrooms contain significant levels of zinc, iron, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, vitamin C, folic acid, niacin, and vitamins B-1 and B-2. The study concluded that consuming oyster mushrooms as part of a healthy diet contributes to recommended nutritional requirements.
Ingredients:
250 Grams Oyster mushrooms
1 Medium Onion (finely chopped)
1 Tomato (chopped into small cubes)
1 Sprig Curry Leaf
1 Green Chilly (slit)

{1 Inch Cinnamon
3 Pods Cardamom
3 Cloves                        
1 Strand Mace/Javitri} Instead of the whole spices garam masala or kitchen king masala can be used

1/2 Tsp Ginger & Garlic Paste
1/4 Tsp Turmeric powder
1/2 Red Chilly powder & Coriander powder.
1 Cup Coconut milk
1/2 Tsp Lime Juice
2 Tbsp Oil
Salt as per taste

Coriander & Mint for garnish
Oyster mushrooms should not be cut with a knife it should be shredded to bite size please watch the video how i prepare before cooking. Also wash the mushrooms with salt water and then rinse.
Method:
  • Heat oil in a wok add the whole spices and allow to splutter. add ginger and garlic paste fry a bit.
  • Add onion, curry leaf and chilly fry till onion turns light pink in color.
  • Add the tomato and fry till oil surfaces.
  • Add the chilly powder, turmeric and coriander powder and fry.
  • Add the mushrooms and fry allow the mushroom to reduce on its own a bit before adding water.
  • Add 1 cup water and salt place a cover allow the mushroom to cook. takes about 10 to 15 minutes to cook.
  • Once the mushroom has cooked add the coconut milk allow to boil till raw flavor from coconut milk has reduced add lime juice and garnish with mint and coriander.

  • Serve hot with rice enjoy...:)
My favorite rice is basmati when served with any korma it simply tastes wonderful i also prepared omelet and raita my favorite sides to complete my meal...:)

Comments

  1. hey Vidya ,
    !st time to ur space...curry looks mouth watering n the vedio also very nice...gr8 work
    Super Yummy Recipes

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  2. This is yummy curry. Perfect dish for all mushroom lovers
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  3. Yummy! I'm loving your photography too!

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  4. Definitely a real feast for mushroom lovers like me,flavourful kurma.

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    1. Sure it is do give it a try i enjoyed my meal...thank you...:)

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  6. great blog u have... nice informative posts

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  7. thanks for sharing.

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  8. I've made this recipe twice in the last two months and both times it turned out to be delectable. I get oyster mushrooms regularly and love their texture. Till I saw your recipe I used to just toss them in with various Chinese dishes. However your recipe has shown me the beauty of cooking it the Indian way. This recipe is a winner and comes out best with good quality coconut milk. Goes best with steaming hot basmati rice.

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