Saturday, October 3, 2009

Koorka Irachi(Chinese potato & Beef ) Piralan


  • Beef 1 kg
  • Koorkka 3 Cup
  • Shallots 1 Cup
  • Onion sliced 2
  • Coconut pieces 1/2
  • Ginger chopped 1 Tbsp
  • Garlic chopped 2 Tbsp
  • Corriander pdr 2 Tsp
  • Turmeric pdr 1/2 Tsp
  • Garam masala 1 Tsp
  • Chilly pdr 1 Tsp
  • Pepper pdr 1 Tsp
  • Hot water 1/4 Cup
  • Curry leaves
  • Salt
  • Oil

Cook beef and chinese potato separately with little salt and turmeric. Heat oil in a kadai and fry the coconut pieces, shallots, curry leaves and keep it aside. Saute the sliced onion, chopped ginger and garlic in the above oil. Then add little water into the powders (except garam masala pdr) and saute with the above ingredients. Add the cooked beef (along with gravy) and chinese potato. Mix it well. Pour hot water into this and cook it till it combines well. Before serving, add the fried coconut pieces, shallots and curry leaves into it.

[Courtesy: Vanitha, Recipe: Ammu]

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  1. Weon't get koorka here, but i would love that beef curry, i am not a beef fan at all, but made like this i would love it.

  2. Looks great! I love kappa and erachi I am thinking this will be like that. Very nice!

  3. Hi Teena,

    wow..kandittu vayil vellam varunnu..yummm...yyy..

  4. Wow!! Adipoli Tina dea..!!!i cant wait tio make it ...
    You are a marvel kto...i love all ur stuffs..

  5. Eee piralan ennokke njan adyamayitte kekkuva...sounds like nice combo,kaananum super!!!!

  6. entammoo..kandittu vayil vellam niranju..last year ivde koorkha fav thing..ippo kananee illaa..:(

  7. hey, this is really a tasty recipe. Just love it.

  8. ingane kothipikala dear....Koorkhaudee oru taste ...aahaaaaa...athinde kodee chicken kudiaya kidilam combination thanne....enikkipppo kothy varunnundu.......pakshe ivde koorka kituilya hmmm...entha cheya?

  9. Looks delicious, feeling hungry already. I like all your food must be a great cook.

  10. super combination! can't resist it...!

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  12. Very delicious looking dish..I don't take beef maybe I will try this recipe with chicken instead..

  13. Teenaaaa...

    An award is waiting for u..Collect it dear.

  14. mmmmmmmmmmmhmmmmhmm.... kothiyavanu.... :)

  15. I don't eat beef but I'm sure it tastes good with chicken! I love the way you've prepared it!

  16. Tina kutty ...
    kure naalayi ee vazhi okke vannittu ...Beef koorkka piralan looks really great ..njan beef kazhikilla still will try this recipe with chicken ..!!
    nice snap as well..keep in touch dear

  17. Tina, beef and koorka..adipoli combination :-)

  18. U look beautiful in that profile foto :) Cant comment on this dish becoz iam a veggie :( But looks nice..

  19. I just love the combination of Koorkha and Beef..My mom makes this at home but I am yet to try it myself..

  20. hi Tina,
    Thank u for dropping by my blog.Your dishes look sooo delicious.Koorkha Beef fry looks fantastic!!i defenitley have to try dis!

  21. Yummy Dish........
    really super duper..... :-)
    Come and collect ur Award from my blog.

  22. that is so enticing, the recipe sounds delicious; I'd love it with rassam or sambhar or even curd rice, yummm!!!!

  23. Hi Tina...i tried this recipe and turned out really really well....thanks a lot...