Monday, 19 April 2010

Stuffed tomatoes

Want to try something new with tomatoes? Then here is a yummy recipe for you all... these delicious tomatoes- stuffed with vegetables can be served as a side dish with rice or chapathi or can be served as an appetizer . One can serve these stuffed tomatoes with the gravy or can just completely skip the gravy if serving as an appetizer. Here goes the recipe for these yummilicious Stuffed tomatoes...

STUFFED TOMATOES


Ingredients:
6-7 large tomatoes,
3 potatoes- boiled and mashed,2 cubes of Paneer- finely chopped,
1 small cup of green peas-boiled,
1/2 tsp of cumin powder,
1/2 tsp of coriander powder,
1/4 tsp of amchur(dry mango) powder,1/4 tsp of garam masala powder
1/2 cup of grated cheese andsalt to taste.
For gravy:
4 tomatoes-finely chopped,
2 onions-finely chopped,
1 tbsp ginger paste,1 tbsp garlic paste,
1 tsp red chilli powder,1 tsp garam masala powder,1 tsp coriander powder,
2 tbsp of vegetable oil,
1/4 cup of finely chopped coriander leaves and
salt to taste.

Method:Slice the top of each tomatoes and carefully scoop out the flesh. Reserve the scooped out flesh for the gravy. Mix together boiled and mashed Potatoes, finely chopped paneer and boiled peas. Mix in salt to taste, coriander powder, cumin powder, amchur powder(dry mango powder) and garam masala powder. Stuff this into the tomatoes, top with some grated cheese and bake in a pre heated oven at 350 F or 175 C until done- approximately 20 -25 minutes or microwave until done. Or those who don't have access to either of them can cook on the stove top- Heat a non stick pan and add 2-3 tbsp of oil to the pan and place the tomatoes and cook covered on low heat until done.For the gravy:
Heat oil and fry the onions until transparent, add ginger-garlic paste , salt, coriander powder, red chilli powder and garam masala powder. Stir well for few minutes and now add the chopped tomatoes and the reserved pulp and cook for about 5-10 minutes. Add a cup of water and cook till the gravy thicken and oil separates from the pan, garnish with coriander leaves and serve the stuffed tomatoes along with this gravy. Can be enjoyed with rice or roti .

34 comments:

Suhaina said...

oH THIS IS TOO MUCH. I AM DROOLING HERE. Never tasted anything like this before. Now its a must try for me now. The second picture is tooooo tempting

Ann said...

wow.. lovely pics and looks so yum

Rumana Rawat said...

Wow!!! this so yummy.. my first time here u have a great space.. good o follow u:-)

Shabs.. said...

that looks soo good faiza!

Ramya Manja said...

Wow,Yummy Yummy Yummy...No words to describe this delicious stuffed Tomatoes...

Valarmathi said...

Wow..that a yummy recipe, looks tempting and delicious.

Sailaja Damodaran said...

Lovely party dish...........

Gulmohar said...

Oh my ! That looks awesome...I love stuffed veggies..Love the cheese filling :-)

Priya said...

Omg, wat a fabulous stuffed tomatoes, love that cheese filling..thanks for sharing..

Fathima said...

nice recipe... perfect click 'n presentation!

Kairali sisters said...

Wow..great looking tomatoes Faiza...Great decor and presentation..love the cheese..

Love
KS

Saju Sharfu said...

have never tried anything stuffed in tomatto,have to tryt his for sure!

R said...

wow this is awesome! thnx for stopping by my blog. u have a lovely space too, am following u now!

Raina said...

Looks delicious! Very different than the usual stuffed tomatoes I have seen. Yum!

Pavithra said...

Thats tooooooooooooo good ..i really loved it.. awesome clicks as well.

Hamaree Rasoi said...

UMMMM sumptuous pictures...make me feel like grabbing that plate of your's ;-) and taste some.
Very nice presentation
Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

sowmya's creative saga said...

so perfect and delicious..

Rekha shoban said...

this looks very cute and colourful...

priya said...

superb dear..excellent photography

AshKuku said...

Oh! the stuffing looks simply amazing & tempting too... I wanna go hog something now ... quickly!

Ash....
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Aruna Manikandan said...

Wow!!!!!!
Looks delicious and very tempting

3 hungry tummies said...

Looks really appetising! Welcome back too!

Priti said...

Looks yummy..am planning to make the same to so long....and now this is so tempting..

Deepti said...

Hey i also make these stuffed tomatoes but without gravy...ur version luks yummy.

Parita said...

Wow thats fantastic looking dish, never prepared stuffed tomatoes, looks very promising :)

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

very nice and wholesome recipe...love the presentation...

AdukalaVishesham said...

wow..this is very new..haven't tried stuffing tomatoes ever...didn't think they'd hold them so well. these look mouthwatering

Kamalika said...

Hi thanks a lot for visiting my blog and leaving behind the lovely comment..you have a fare of recipes here ...glad to get in touch with you....have a nice day...

shifa firoz said...

wow!!! yumm yummm... :)

Padhu said...

Wow!! That looks so yummy with those cheese fillings and fantastic pics!!

Subhie Arun said...

thats looks yummy ..lov those cheese filins

Dolly said...

Hey Faiza..UR Back...WElcome back..Missed U..Seems like U had a lot of fun and I can't believe you even cooked while on vacation...I become so lazy when I go back home...I'm a couch potato..LOL. This time my younger sis sd since I'm a food blogger I have to try out my recipes for them..

Stuffed Tomatoes look so divine and perfect..Loved that u have used green peas and potatoes for the stuffing..Click is fabulous..

Kiran said...

Dear Faiza Ali,
Stuffed tomatoes look very colorful and delicious.
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Meena said...

thnx for visitng my blog and following....you have a lovely pace here...love all the recipes! this one especially!!! will be following and visiting your space regularly!

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