Sunday, May 6, 2012

Winged bean curry




1 cup winged bean* chopped (about 7 to 8 winged beans)
2 tbsp oil
1/4 cup onion
1 tbsp curry leaves chopped
1 tsp garlic chopped
1/2 tsp ginger grated
1/2 cup tomato

1/2 tbsp dried red chillie flakes
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp turmeric

2 tbsp small dried shrimp **

Heat oil, sauté the onions with the curry leaves.  Then add ginger and garlic.  Add the winged beans and sauté with the spices.  Add the tomatoes and dried shrimp.  
Cook covered in low heat until the winged beans are cooked to preference.  Serve as a side dish with rice.





*Known as dambala, goa bean, asparagus pea, four angled bean and winged pea.  
**Known as kunisso sold in packets, just wash in warm water before adding to the dish





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44 comments:

  1. That looks delicious!Always wanted t buy this whenever I see it in supermarket but was hesitant as I never cooked it before:-) Will def get some next time!

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  2. Looks yum ..I always ate outside very Chinese version of this ...this recipe looks fab

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  3. New to me too; it would work in the vegetarian version too.

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  4. Love finding new curries and "winged bean" is a new term for me. I keep on learning!

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  5. Never heard of it.......looks nice.

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  6. Very new veggie to me. Looks nice...

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  7. Looks yum
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  8. first time I am seeing this variety of beans. looks so cute after chopping !!nice dish

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  9. thank you for reminding me of this bean. it's been such a long time since I last ate it. it's popularly known in Malay as Kacang Botol, which literally translate as the bottle bean.

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  10. new to me......luks superb...

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  11. I have never even heard about such exotic bean :)

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  12. Quite an interesting curry..have seen these beans but never tried anything with it.

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  13. Something very new to me...never seen this veggie..but recipe sounds and looks yum

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  14. Have seen this but never tried cooking with it, might be now I'll get some to try..

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  15. new to me...looks interesting

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  16. This beans are so easily available at my place and the price is also affordable. We normally eat it as raw salad and you have done a wonderful recipe with the same.

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  17. Though i have seen this veggie, never tried in cooking.sounds unique and nice

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  18. these beans are new to me. Will be on a look out for them. Thanks.

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  19. This looks amazing! I dont think I have ever have winged bean.

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  20. Oh! I never heard of this beans...so interesting, especially when you cut, like the shape of it :)
    This dish must taste really good with all the spices and a touch of chili.
    Thanks for teaching me something new and have a wonderful week ahead!

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  21. New to me,looks delicious and healthy..

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  22. new veggie to me, looks nice..curry looks delicious :)

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  23. I love a good bean curry and this looks great! I have never seen this type of bean before... very interesting! :)

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  24. Never heard of this veggie....must have tasted great. Looks delicious dear.

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  25. I've never heard of these beans before--I'd love to try them!

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  26. I've never heard of these before--I'd love to try them!

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  27. I never had this before but it looks similar to a veggie we eat a lot!

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  28. Never seen this veggie. Looks yummy and will try to find them !!

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  29. guess what, i always see this veg in the market but never bought them, next time I go I shall grab a bunch and try out your delicious recipe.

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  30. I like to eat winged beans, but never cook into curry. Thanks for the great idea.

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  31. Very new veggie to me, looks so delicious.

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  32. Ohhhh that looks so good! I love winged bean! We call it sigarilyas in the Philippines. Haven't eaten it in years. :(

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  33. Quiet new veggie to me !! Looks so pleasing and tasty one !!

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  34. Yummy beans..never heard of this vegetable before! Got to keep an eye on the farm market from now on :)

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  35. I have never seen these beauties before. I am now inspired to find them and try them:)

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  36. oh wow! this veggie is easily available at my place, i use in salad and curry also.. here u make nice side dish looks lovely too.

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  37. I've never seen winged beans, they look pretty :-). And the stew looks delish!

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  38. curry looks delicious,what is winged beans dear,is it regural one's.

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  39. never seen those beans! looks healthy and delicious

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  40. I've never heard of winged beans before...interesting!

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  41. Just saw it on RecipeNewZ! Thanks for sharing :-)

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  42. Just saw this recipe posted on RecipeNewZ! Thanks for sharing :-)

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  43. I'll have to see where I can find some winged beans... they are new to me:) Thanks for sharing.

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