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Saturday, April 16, 2011

Baked Bitter Gourd Fries | Pavakka Mezhukuparetti

baked bittergourd

My husband and me both of us love bittergourds a lot..And when it is this recipe,I don't know what to say.Its so good provided if u tolerate a slight amount of bitterness.It is good with rice.


Bittergourd 3-4 round cut
turmeric powder 1/2tsp
chilli powder 1tsp
oil 2tsp


Cook the round cut bittergourds in a microwave safe bowl adding water (1/2cup) salt and turmeric powder for 5minutes.

Drain the water and keep aside.

Preheat the oven at 350degrees.

Line a tray with aluminium foil and sprinkle oil.

Arrange the bittergourds and bake for 20-25mts.

A light brown colour appears ,then its ready to serve.

  • servings 3 adults


Sobha Shyam said... Best Blogger Tips

What a wonderful idea...a different recipe !!

julie said... Best Blogger Tips

earlier it was fried in oil,so I tried this out baking to reduce the oil..