Category - India & Curry

UPPAMA

    Yield: 4 servings

    6 tbsp Vegetable oil
    1 pinch Asafoetida
    1/2 tsp Whole black mustard seeds
    1 ea Whole dried hot red pepper
    1 tsp Chana dal
    2 tsp Urad dal
    1/2 med Onion, peeled & minced
    1 cup Finely shredded cabbage firmly packed
    1 sm Potato, peeled cut into 1/4-inch dice
    2 tbsp Shelled peas
    1 ea Fresh hot green chile minced
    1/2 tsp Finely grated fresh ginger
    3/4 tsp Salt
    1 cup Cream of wheat (15 minute variety)
    1 1/4 cup Boiling water
    1 tbsp Cilantro, minced

    Pour the oil into a medium or large skillet set over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add the asafetida, mustard seeds, red pepper, chana dal, and urad dal. When dals turn reddish in color, add to the pan the onion, cabbage, potato, peas, green chili, and ginger. Increase heat to medium-high and cook the mixture, stirring all the while, for about 2 minutes. Cover skillet, reduce heat to low, and simmer until vegetables done, about 5-6 minutes. Uncover and mix in salt. Increase heat to medium and add cream of wheat. Cook 5 minutes, stirring the mixture and being careful not to let the cream of wheat brown. Decrease heat to low.

    Add boiling water, a couple of tablespoons at a time, stirring after each addition and allowing water to be absorbed before adding more. (More water may be used if a moister uppama is desired.)

    Continue stirring and cooking over low heat for 10 more minutes. Garnish with minced cilantro for serving.

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Title: Uppama
Category:  India & Curry
Yield: 4 servings

6 tbsp Vegetable oil
1 pinch Asafoetida
1/2 tsp Whole black mustard seeds
1 ea Whole dried hot red pepper
1 tsp Chana dal
2 tsp Urad dal
1/2 med Onion, peeled & minced
1 cup Finely shredded cabbage firmly packed
1 sm Potato, peeled cut into 1/4-inch dice
2 tbsp Shelled peas
1 ea Fresh hot green chile minced
1/2 tsp Finely grated fresh ginger
3/4 tsp Salt
1 cup Cream of wheat (15 minute variety)
1 1/4 cup Boiling water
1 tbsp Cilantro, minced

Pour the oil into a medium or large skillet set over medium heat. When the oil is hot, add the asafetida, mustard seeds, red pepper, chana dal, and urad dal. When dals turn reddish in color, add to the pan the onion, cabbage, potato, peas, green chili, and ginger. Increase heat to medium-high and cook the mixture, stirring all the while, for about 2 minutes. Cover skillet, reduce heat to low, and simmer until vegetables done, about 5-6 minutes. Uncover and mix in salt. Increase heat to medium and add cream of wheat. Cook 5 minutes, stirring the mixture and being careful not to let the cream of wheat brown. Decrease heat to low.

Add boiling water, a couple of tablespoons at a time, stirring after each addition and allowing water to be absorbed before adding more. (More water may be used if a moister uppama is desired.)

Continue stirring and cooking over low heat for 10 more minutes. Garnish with minced cilantro for serving.

Recipe for Uppama - goodcooking.com