Green Beans – 2 cups finely chopped

Mustard Seeds – 1 tbsp

Urad Dal – 1 tbsp

Dry Red Chillies – 4-5

Asafoetida – 1 tsp

Garlic cloves – 8-10

Fresh grated coconut – 1 cup

Roasted Peanuts – 1 cup coarselt powdered

Curry leaves – 1 sprig

Ghee/Oil – 4-5 tbsp

Salt to taste


In a cooker steam the green beans for 10 minutes, allow it to cool and keep it aside.

In a kadai, heat ghee/oil and once hot add the mustard seeds, urad dal, red chillies, curry leaves and asafoetida and saute for a couple of minutes.

Now add the whole garlic and saute them till they become golden in colour.

Now add the beans, fresh coconut and salt and mix well.

Now add the peanuts powder and mix well.  Saute for a few minutes and turn off the heat.

Yummy Beans Poriyal Andhra style is now ready !!