Beetroot Masala Recipe

Beetroot Masala Recipe

Beetroot Masala Recipe
Beetroot is one of my favorite vegetable and I must have said this umpteen times by now, you have to see the beets recipe I posted, Beetroot JuiceBeets  SoupBeets CutletBeetroot Stir FryBeetroot ParathaBeetroot RiceBeetroot Dal, so now what you think?

And the most I like is beets fry and beetroot dal for the simple reason that it’s most easy beetroot recipe to prepare.  But DH doesn't like beetroot fry much, so I try to come up with different recipes as you see above and these is one among those.  If you don’t like beets then with this beetroot masala recipe you might start your interest in this colorful vegetable, straight to recipe now …

Easy meal beetroot curry recipe

You can also check other beetroot recipes here.


Beetroot – 1 medium/300 gms [finely chopped 2.5 cups]
Oil – 1 tbsp
Cumin Seeds – 1/2 tsp
Mustard Seeds – 1/2 tsp
Urad Dal – 1 tsp [optional]
Onion – 1 medium
Tomato – 1 medium
Green Chilies - 2
Mined Ginger-Garlic – 1 tsp {or ginger-garlic paste 1 tsp}
Curry Leaves – 1 sprig
Red Chilli Powder – 1 tsp
Coriander Seeds Powder – 1 tsp
Turmeric Powder – 1/2 tsp
Amchur/Dry Mango Powder – 1/2 tsp [optional]
Salt – to taste

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1. Wash peel and grate or finely chop beetroot, I normally use my chopper and also chop green chilies along with beets.  Finely chop onion and tomato keep aside

Beetroot recipe masala
2. In a pan or wok heat oil, add cumin and mustard seeds and allow to splutter.  Add urad dal, minced ginger-garlic, curry leaves and let the dal and ginger-garlic turn light brown. 

3.  Now add onion, green chilies and sauté until onion becomes light pink.  Add chopped/grated beets and sauté for 4-5 minutes in medium heat.

beets masala recipe
4. Add all spice/masala powder and mix well, cook for 2 minutes, add tomato, salt cover pan and cook until tomato mashes well and beets gets cooked. 

Easy beetroot masala recipe

Our beetroot masala/curry is ready.  Serve with plain steamed rice or with sambar/dal/rasam.
Beetroot sabji recipe

We had with plain dal and bitter gourd fry for a perfect Saturday lunch.

Beetroot easy masala recipe
Other Beetroot Recipes you can check

Beetroot Carrot Juice
Beetroot Pachadi
Beetroot Dal
Beetroot Halwa
Beetroot Sprouts Stirfry
Fuseli with Roasted Beetroot Pesto
Beets Pesto Braided Bread

Have a nice day ~~