Ridge Guard sabji (maharashtrian style)
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Author sapnanaresh Yield No Value
Published Jun 15, 2009 Cooking Time 10 Minutes
Recipe Type Veg-Main Preparation Time 5 Minutes
Ingredient Standing Time 10 Minutes
Description: This is the easiest and tastiest recipe for Ridge Guard, also known as Turai in hindi and Dodkaa in Marathi. The main flavor comes from turai itself. I guarantee that you'll like it

Recipe of Ridge Guard sabji (maharashtrian style)

Ingredient Name Quantity Unit
Green Chillies 4-5 Small
Onion 1 Large
Ridge Guard Or Turai 2 Stricks
Oil 2 Tablespoons
Salt 1 To Taste
Turmeric 1 Teaspoons


Scrub off skin of 2 long ridge guards and chop them finely. Heat oil in a pan, add chopped onions, salt, green chillies and jeera. Once onions get slightly transparent, add 1 tspn turmeric and fry for 2 min. Then add chopped ridge guard. Mix well , add little bit of sugar and garam masala ( both optional) and cook on a medium-low flame covered for about 10-15 min with occasional stirring. It will leave water as it cooks and it will leave oil that's when you'll know it's done. Enjoy with phulka

Recipe Tips

Traditionally, one must grate turai, but it's difficult and time-consuming. Hence must be finely chopped to get the similar effect
Posted Jun 15, 2009

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Pooja Jain Sep 19, 2011
How to get rid or reduce the bitter flavor in Ridge guard?

devina Aug 14, 2009
very tasty dish!

Devina Aug 14, 2009
very tasty dish!

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