Tomato curry Recipe with onion for rice- Chapati –Thakkali curry


  • Tomato-3 nos
  • Onion-2 medium
  • Green chilli-3 nos
  • Dry red chilli- 3 or 4 nos
  • Garlic – 5 or 6 cloves
  • Curry leaves – 2 sprig
  • Coriander leaves-small amount
  • Toor dal-1 tsp
  • Urud dal-1 tsp
  • Cumin seed-1 tsp
  • Mustard seed – 1 tsp
  • Red chilli powder- 1 tbsp
  • Turmeric powder-1/2 tbsp
  • Oil- 2 or 3 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Water for cooking


  •  Heat coconut oil in a pan add mustard seed ,let splutter
  •  Again we add toor dal and urud dal in to the pan.
  •  Then we add dry red chilli and cumin seed saute well
  •  Now we add crushed garlic ,onion and green chilli ,saute for few minutes .
  •  Add salt and curry leaves mix well .
  •  Again we add chopped tomato pieces ,mix well cover and cook till the tomatoes are mashed.
  •  Then we add curry powders like red chilli powder and turmeric powder combine well.
  •  Now we add little amount of water and cook for 5 to 10 minutes.
  •  Finally we add cleaned and chopped coriander leaves mix well .
  •  Turn off the flame and keep a side.
  •  Enjoy the kerala style tomato curry with chapati…

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