Thursday, June 25, 2009

Chayote Squash Curry

Chayote squash is a member of squash family. It is also called as chocho. This recipe is easy to make and tastes so good. This can be served with rice or roti. Give a try and post your comments.


ChowChow - 4
Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
Urad dal - 1 tsp
Curry leaves - 5-6
Onion - 1
Tomato - 1
Ginger-garlic paste - 1 tsp
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
Chilly powder - 1 tsp
Coriander powder - 1 tsp
Salt to taste


Wash and peel the squash and cut into cubes and pressure cook for 2 whistles.
Heat oil in a pan add mustard seeds, urad dal, curry leaves when they start to splutter add onion and saute till light brown.
Then add salt, turmeric powder,squash and cook for 5 min.
Then add chilly powder, coriander powder and keep it in low and cook for 5 min.
Finally add a cup of water and allow it to cook in low flame.
Serve with rice or roti.


  1. thanks for your lovely comment in my blog, anu. you have a nice blog with yummy recipes :)

  2. Hi, you have mentioned ginger garlic paste and tomato in the ingredients, but not in the we use them or not?


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