Coconut dumplings curry/ old city famous coconut mutti curry

For Mutti/coconut balls/Dumplings:

Shredded coconut---------1cup
Basin/ Gram flour------------3ts
Chili/ pepper powder-------1/4ts
gingergarlic paste-----------1ts
cumin seeds-------------------few
Oil----------------------------------for deep fry

For Curry:
Chopped onions-----1/4cup
Green chilles---------2
chopped cilantro---2t.s
Cumin seeds--------Few
Mustard seeds------Few
Chana /split gram seeds-----1/4ts
split black gram seeds (moong dal)---1/4ts
Curry leaf----------1 rib
Salt-----------------To taste
Chili/ Pepper powder------1/2t.s
Red chilli----------1
Coriander powder--1/2ts
vegetable oil-------2ts
Ginger garlic paste---1/2 ts
Dry coconut powder--1ts
Tomato-----------------1 big
basin/ Gram flour-----1/2ts
Coconut Dumplings preparation:

  1. Mix shredded coconut, chili powder, salt, gingergarlic paste, cumin seeds and flour in a bowl and with the water and prepare soft dough.
  2. Heat a pan with oil for deep fry. 
  3. Take little dough and make small balls, deep fry these balls untill they turn golden brown
  4. Keeps these dumplings aside.

You can enjoy these dumplings as a evening snack item if you add baking powder and fry them

Curry preparation:

  1. Take pan heat it, add 2ts of veg oil and heat it.
  2. Add cumin, mustard, split gram dal, curry leaf, red chili and fry the until they splutter.
  3. Now add onions, green chilies and fry them untill onions get cook.
  4. add tomato's and cook them.
  5. After the tomatos are cooked add ginger garlic paste and cook again until the raw flavor of garlic vanishes.
  6. Now add chili powder, salt, coriander powder, coconut powder and  gram flour. Mix all of them fine and cook for 2min under medium flame. 
  7. Add 1/2 cup water based on the gravy thickness you require and cook for 2min and off the stove.
  8. Finally add already prepared coconut balls and garnish with cilantro. 
  9. Serve with rice or roti.

I appreciate your comments if you like my recipe :) 


  1. Nice recipe with a variation.
    Deepthi, please collect the FOOD MAZAA AWARD from my blog.

  2. yea.............! collectuu collectuu


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