Capsicum Thoran

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Also Known As:  Bell Pepper Thoran

Category:  Thoran

Region:  Kerala

Type:  Vegetarian

Serving Size:  5  Adults

Cooking Time:  20  Minutes

Preparation Time:  15  Minutes


  1. Capsicum -diced    2    nos.
  2. Onion -sliced    1    no.
  3. Tomato -chopped    1    no.
  4. Garlic -chopped    1    tsp
  5. Ginger -chopped    1    tsp
  6. Grated Coconut     1½    tbsp
  7. Mustard Seeds     ¼    tsp
  8. Cumin Seeds     ¼    tsp
  9. Garam Masala Powder    1    tsp
  10. Turmeric Powder     ¾    tsp
  11. Chilli Powder     1    tsp
  12. Curry Leaves     1    stalk
  13. Oil     2    tbsp


  1. Grind the coconut along with 1 pinch turmeric powder,cumin seeds and salt.Keep it aside.
  2. Heat oil in a pan,add mustard seeds,onion,curry leaves,green chillies,ginger and garlic.
  3. Stir it well till turns golden brown.
  4. Add tomatoes and fry until oil separates.
  5. Add garam masala powder,remaining turmeric powder,red chilly powder and stir for a minute.
  6. Mix the chopped capsicum and salt.Add litle water,cover and cook for 10 minutes.
  7. Add coconut mixture and cook it for 5 minutes
  8. serve it hot with best combination.

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Best Combinations with Capsicum Thoran:  Chapathi , Plain Rice

Recipes Similar to Capsicum Thoran:  Thuvara Parippu Thoran , Carrot Thoran , Dal Cabbage Thoran , Potato Thoran , Cabbage and carrot Thoran

Other Recipes with Capsicum:  Capsicum Bajji , Capscium Curry , Capsicum Curd Gravy , CapsicumSambar , Capsicum Chutney ,more...

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Comment:  very bad taste

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