How to make Baingan Shimla Mirch aur Tamatar ki Sabzi -

An excellent vegetable mix that goes wonderfully well with paranthe or rotis.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Brinjals (बैंगन), Green capsicums (हरी शिमला मिर्च )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Baingan Shimla Mirch aur Tamatar ki Sabzi

Baingan Shimla Mirch aur Tamatar ki Sabzi Recipe Card


Hindi: baingan
Also called by names like aubergine and eggplant, this purple hued fleshy vegetable is a versatile thing and fun to cook with. Dish-up a very traditional bharta with it, bake a lasagna with parmesan and eggplant or just fry it for a great accompaniment with dal-chawal, brinjal is versatile. To choose one without seeds, pick the lighter one with a smooth shiny skin.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Baingan Shimla Mirch aur Tamatar ki Sabzi Recipe

  • Brinjals cut into ½ inch cubes 8 medium

  • Green capsicums cut into ½ inch cubes 2 medium

  • Tomatoes puréed 5 medium

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Carom seeds (ajwain) ½ teaspoon

  • Ginger-green chilli paste 2 teaspoons

  • Turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder ½ teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 2 teaspoons

  • Cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add carom seeds. When they begin to change colour, add ginger-green chilli paste and sauté for 30 seconds.

Step 2

Add pureed tomatoes and sauté till oil separates.

Step 3

Add turmeric powder, chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder, sugar and salt. Sauté for 1 minute.

Step 4

Add brinjals, capsicums and sauté for four to 4-5 minutes.

Step 5

Add 1 cup of water. Cover and cook on low heat for 8-10 minutes or till the vegetables are cooked.

Step 6

Serve hot garnished with the coriander leaves.

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