How to make Corn Capsicum

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is contributed by Member Sarika Luthra.

Main Ingredients : Sweet corn (मकई के दाने), Green capsicum (हरी शिमला मिर्च )

Cuisine : Gujarati

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Corn Capsicum

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Hindi: makai
Corn was indigenous to America, but is now grown throughout the world. It is used as a vegetable, briefly boiled or roasted or eaten with butter. And it would also interest you to know that the favourite popcorn, made by popping the small corn kernels, is a wholesome cereal food and is easily digested. Besides this, corn sees its use in various other ways – salads, soups, subzis and even sweets too!

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Corn Capsicum Recipe

  • Sweet corn boiled 1/2 cup

  • Green capsicum cut into long pieces 2 medium

  • Oil 1 tablespoon + for deep frying

  • Tomato puree 1/2 cup

  • Cloves 3-4

  • Black peppercorns 3-4

  • Fennel seeds (saunf) 1/4 teaspoons

  • Green chilli chopped 1

  • Salt to taste

  • Coriander powder 2 teaspoons

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder a pinch

  • Dry fenugreek leaves (kasoori methi) crushed 2 teaspoons

  • Milk 1/4 cup

  • Fresh cream 1 tablespoon

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped for garnishing


Step 1

Heat sufficeint oil in a deep non-stick pan. Deep fry capsicum pieces till golden. Drain on absorbent paper and set aside.

Step 2

Grind together tomato puree alongwith cloves and black peppercorns into a smooth paste.

Step 3

Heat oil in a non-stick kadai. Add saunf and saute for a minute. Add the ground paste and green chillies. Mix well and saute till the oil separates.

Step 4

Add salt, coriander powder, red chilli powder, turmeric powder and kasoori methi. Mix well and cook on medium heat for two minutes.

Step 5

Boil the milk in a deep non-stick pan. Add corn, fried capsicum and cream. Stir to mix and simmer for two minutes.

Step 6

Add cardamom powder and cooked ground paste mixture. Mix well, cover and cook for five minutes.

Step 7

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with naan or roti.

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