Mushroom - mom's kerala style

I slowly warming up to cooking with mushrooms. I'm using it in soups and curries these days :). These recipe i found is quick and easy and just used all the spices my mom will use to make her mutton stir fry and i loved it.So thought of documenting it

Mushroom  -  2 cup ,sliced  (any kind but store brought only please do not forge from your backyard :)  )
Pearl Onion /Kooch ulli - 1/4 cup , sliced
Ginger  - 1/4 tsp ,chopped
Garlic  - 1/4 tsp ,chopped
Curry Leaves - a few
Indian Bay Leaf -1
Cinnamon - 1/2 '' piece
Cloves - 2
Cardamom -2
Fennel Seeds - 1/2 tsp
Turmeric  Powder - 1/4 tsp
Chili Powder - 1/2 tsp
Coriander Powder - 1/2 tsp
Kerala Garam Masala Powder - 1/2 tsp
Pepper Powder - 1/2 tsp
Oil - 2 tbsp
  1. Heat oil  in a heavy bottom wide pan .
  2. Add the bay leaf, cinnamon ,cloves and cardamon and fennel.
  3. Add the ginger and garlic  and cook for a minute.
  4. Add the onions and curry leaves and cook till onion turns golden.
  5. Add turmeric, chili,coriander ,pepper and garam masala powder .
  6. Add the mushroom and cook for another 3-4 minutes .
  7. Switch of the flame and garnish with coriander leaves


  1. looks spicy and delicious... kothiyavunnu....

  2. Hey,

    Nice mushroom stir fry...:)


  3. This could be the best tasting mushroom dish yet! Just love all the spices in it! A wonderful recipe to follow.
    Thanks for the warning, the ones that grow everywhere are really poisonous!!! Better safe than sorry! Cheers!

  4. Spicy and yummy mushrooms..mouthwatering.

  5. tats a mouthwatering platter...simply amazing

  6. looks tempting and the recipe is also good..Making it dear

  7. Lovely masala with mushroom and a nice recipe nisha dear...

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  9. lovely recipes..n v tempting...frst time hr...glad to follow u!

  10. The spice combination and the color on mushroom is making it look really really tasty!

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  11. Nice mushroom roast.
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  12. tempting mushrooms.
    1st time here wonderful space do isit my site

  13. my fav//looks so perfect n yummy!!!

  14. Thats a really tempting mushroom fry! Happy New Year!!

  15. Thanks for stopping by....mushrooms looks tempting....will try it..happy new year and happy to follow u.

  16. What a great mushroom treat. This looks and sounds wonderful. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

  17. tried it out.. came out very well.. thanks...