Sunday, 6 October 2013

Bone Marrow Soup / Nalli Elumbu Soup / நல்லி எலும்பு சூப்

Bone marrow pieces - 10 -12
Ginger garlic paste - 2 tsp
half  cup coconut milk ( optional )
salt to taste.

to paste:
pepper powder - 2 tsp
coriander powder - 2 tsp
cumin powder - 1 tsp
turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp
garam masala - 1/4 tsp
medium size onion sliced -1
medium size tomato sliced - 1

for tempering :
gingelly oil - 1 tbsp
chopped onion - 2 tbsp
few curry leaves.

Serves - 4

Steps to follow:
Rinse  the bone pieces thoroughly with at least five waters and drain.

Add all the ingredients mention  above  with little water, paste finely and keep aside.

In the pressure cooker add bones, ground paste and the ginger garlic paste.

 Then pour one and half litres of water (or 2 litres). Add salt to taste.

  Let it boil. Close with lid and pressure cook  for 30 -45 minutes under low flame.

 After pressure released.  open, if you need more soup add some hot water.Let it together boil for few minutes.

 Heat oil in a pan add chopped onions and curry leaves, saute well and transfer to the soup.

 Now the healthy bone marrow soup is ready.
 If you prefer you can add half cup of coconut milk or 2 tbsp coconut milk powder dissolved in half cup warm water. After adding coconut milk, keep one more minute under medium flame and switch off.

Our traditional bone marrow soup is ready.

Serve hot with rice,  parathas, rotis, appam,idiyappam, or dosai varieties. Here I served with Ragi Dosai. Enjoy!


Priya Anandakumar said...

One finger licking and delicious nalli elumbu soup akka, love to eat it with parottas...

Saraswathi Tharagaram said...

Yummy mutton soup and sure coconut milk enhance it flavor and taste..

Shama Nagarajan said...

drooling soup

Rafeeda AR said...

haven't had this for ages... really tempting...

mymoon said...

ohhhh is it go well with ragi dosas?
akka I had been searching for perfect pair of ragi dosa as people in my home escaping from dis healthy they dont have a choice...will try ur receipe soon.
thank u akka

Gulsum Basheer said...

My favourite

Rumana Ambrin said...

Looks perfect and delicious..

Priya Suresh said...

Intha soup saapitu naal achu..

divya said...

Very delicious, your clicks make it more tempting..

Ambreen (Simply Sweet n Savory) said...

This sounds wonderful, delicious soup. Thanks Asiya for visiting, happy to follow back :)

thelady8home said...

Can I just have the bone marrows..clean off.....I can't tell you how much I am drooling.....just delicious!!

Malar Gandhi said...

Awesome work. Love this soup so much...and also miss nalli elumbu here. :(

Suchi Sm said...

Nostalagic Akka... lovely recipe...