Tomato prices are on the rise in India. Here are 7 Indian recipes that don't require the use of tomatoes at all.
Brinjal and Chilli Curry: In this traditional curry called "Baigan and Mirchi ka Salan," brinjal and large green peppers are cooked in a sauce made of coconut, peanuts, and a mixture of five spices known as "punch phoran."
Dahi Aloo: This dish can be made without tomatoes as curd (yogurt) is used as a substitute.
Beans Stir Fry: A South Indian-style stir-fry dish where beans are cooked with freshly grated coconut and a little seasoning, without the need for tomatoes.
Jeera Aloo: A simple dish that requires minimal ingredients and can be prepared without tomatoes. It consists of potatoes cooked with cumin seeds and spices.
Gatte Ki Sabzi: This Rajasthani dish made with gram flour (besan) as the main ingredient can be cooked without tomatoes.
Dal Keema: For non-vegetarian food lovers, lentils and minced meat are combined in this recipe, making it a perfect dish for breakfast or a hearty supper with parathas.
Chilli Chicken: A delicious and spicy dish where marinated chicken pieces are stir-fried with various spices and vegetables. This recipe doesn't require tomatoes.
These recipes offer alternatives to using tomatoes while still providing flavorful and satisfying meals. Enjoy cooking!