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Gherkins - 250 gms
Onion - 1
Ginger garlic paste - 1 tsp
Coconut - 1/2 
Turmeric - 1/2 tsp
Salt to taste
Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Coriander powder - 1 tsp
Cumin powder - 1/2 tsp
Oil - 2 tbsp
Cumin seeds - 1/4 tsp
Coriander leaves


  • Wash and trim the edges of gherkins. Slit them lengthwise into four.
  • finely chop onion. Grate and grind the coconut into smooth paste; add little water.
  • Heat the oil in pressure cooker; add cumin seeds and allow to crackle.
  • Add chopped onions and gherkins and saute for 2-3 minutes.
  • Then add ginger garlic paste, turmeric, salt, chilli powder, coriander powder and cumin powder. Mix well. cook for 3-4 minutes.
  • Add coconut paste and one cup of water. Close the lid and cook up to 3 whistles.
  • once the lid open; cook again if there is any water in gravy.
  • Lastly add coriander leaves.

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