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Nuggekai Pulimunchi Recipe

Nuggekai Pulimunchi
How to make Nuggekai Pulimunchi

Nuggekai Pulimunchi means a dish prepared with chilies & tamarind in large quantity. Spices level of Mangalore nuggekai pulimunchi recipe can be varied as personal taste.

  • Total Cook Time 35 mins
  • Prep Time 15 mins
  • Cook Time 20 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Medium

Ingredients of Nuggekai Pulimunchi

  • 150 Gram Nuggekai
  • 1 nos Onion
  • 1 nos Green Chilli
  • 1/2 inch long piece Ginger
  • 1/4 tsp Fenugreek Seed
  • 1/4 tsp Mustard Seed
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin Seed
  • 1 tsp Coriander Seed
  • 5 Byadgi Chilli
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 20 ml Tamarind
  • As per taste Salte
  • 5 nos Curry Leaves
  • 2 tsp Coconut Oil
  • 4 nos Black Pepper

How to Make Nuggekai Pulimunchi

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Dry roast long & short red chilies, pepper corns, coriander seed, cumin seed and fenugreek seed on a medium flame.
Add all the roasted spices to grinder/blender together with ginger and garlic, turmeric powder and grind it. Add tamarind and grind it again, add sufficient water and prepare the masala paste.
Heat a pan add coconut oil and mustard seeds, once cracked add curry leaves and sauté for 3-4 minutes.
Pour the prepared masala to pan add salt and sufficient water. Stir well and bring the masala to boil .
Once masala is boiled, add cleaned nuggekai pieces and allow it to cook.
Must be eaten with rice, Kerala paratha or neer dosa.
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