How to make Gajar Gobhi Shalgam Ka Saag -

Simple yet very tasty – the combination of these vegetables is irresistible .

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Carrots (गाजर), Turnips (शलजम)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Gajar Gobhi Shalgam Ka Saag

Gajar Gobhi Shalgam Ka Saag Recipe Card


Hindi: gajar
If there is one vegetable that is truly a nutritional hero then it is bound to be the carrot. A goldmine of nutrients, this is the reason they can be even termed as worth the other ‘karat’ (as in gold)! Ranging in colours from orange, black, pink to red, yellow and white, this delicious vegetable is within the reach of rich and poor alike and is rightly called the universal root. The best role that this winter vegetable can play – chomp on one as it is an excellent snack!

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Gajar Gobhi Shalgam Ka Saag Recipe

  • Carrots chopped 2 medium

  • Turnips grated 1 cup

  • Turnips (shalgam) chopped 2 medium

  • Ghee 2 tablespoons

  • Cumin seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Ginger chopped 2 inch piece

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder 1 teaspoon

  • Green chillies slit 2-4

  • Sugar 2-3 teaspoons

  • Dry mango powder (amchur) 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat ghee in a pan. Add cumin seeds and when they begin to change colour add onions and sauté. Add turnips and continue to sauté for two minutes. Add carrots and stir. Add ginger, salt and turmeric powder and mix.

Step 2

Add one fourth cup of water, cover and cook on medium heat for two minutes. Add grated cauliflower to the pan. Add green chillies and mix.

Step 3

Cover and cook till the vegetables are almost done and all the water has evaporated. Add sugar and dry mango powder and mix.

Step 4

Cook further for ten to fifteen minutes on low heat till all the vegetables are completely cooked and gets a halwa like consistency.

Step 5

Serve hot.

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