Cabbage and Carrots with Mustard Seeds and Curry Leaves

  • Serves

    serves 2-4


(Patta Gobi aur Gajar ki Bhajo)

This fast-cooking dish is like a salad with its fresh taste and crunchiness.


  • 2 tsp. vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp. black mustard seeds
  • 1 green serrano chile, stemmed and halved lengthwise
  • 2-3 fresh curry leaves
  • 14 small green cabbage, cored and thinly sliced
  • 2 medium carrots, peeed, trimmed, and julienned
  • 12 tsp. ground coriander
  • Salt


Step 1

Heat oil in a karhai or a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add mustard seeds and cook until they begin to pop; then add chiles and curry leaves and cook for a few seconds more. Add cabbage and carrots and cook, stirring frequently, for 2 minutes. Add coriander and salt to taste and cook, stirring, for 1 minute. Serve hot or at room temperature.

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