How to make Jeera Broccoli -

Broccoli cooked with cumin seeds and other masalas.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Broccoli (ब्रोक्ली/ विलायती गोभी), Cumin Seeds (जीरा)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Jeera Broccoli

Jeera Broccoli Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Jeera Broccoli Recipe

  • Broccoli separated into small florets and blanched 300 grams

  • Cumin Seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Onions finely chopped 2 medium

  • Green chilli chopped 1

  • Ginger cut into thin strips 1 inch

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Dried mango powder (amchur) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Tomatoes finely chopped 2 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • Yogurt 6 teaspoons

  • Garam masala powder 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add the cumin seeds. Once they change colour, add onions and sauté till golden. Add the green chilli, ginger and sauté for half a minute.

Step 2

Add the turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder, dried mango powder and mix well. Add the tomatoes, salt, mix well and sauté till tomatoes are pulpy.

Step 3

Add the broccoli and toss well. Add the yogurt and mix well. Cook for four to five minutes. Transfer into a serving bowl and sprinkle garam masala powder on top.

Step 4

Serve hot.

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