Green Brinjal Curry (Thalana Batu)

Green Brinjal Curry

(Thalana Batu)

brinjal curry


250g green brinjal (cut into four, remove the seeds)
50g onion (sliced)
2 cloves garlic (chopped)
2 sprigs curry leaves
3 green chillis (sliced))
2 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp curry powder
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1/4 tsp chilli powder
1 cinnamon stick
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup coconut milk



  • Mix up all the dry ingredients with the brinjal.
  • Heat the oil in a pan, add the vegetable mixture, stirring for 7 minutes while it cooks. Then and add the water. Cover and cook for¬†about 10 minutes.
  • Then add coconut milk, simmer until the gravy becomes thick. Taste for seasoning, add salt if necessary.

Serve with rice!

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