This recipe is a perfect side dish for Pongal, it can be done in 10 mins.
Eggplant/Brinjal finely chopped-400gm
Onion medium chopped-1
Tomato medium chopped-1
Green chilly slit-2
Garlic cloves sliced-4
Red chilly powder-1tsp
Salt to taste
In a pressure cooker heat oil, add mustard seeds when crackles add urad dal and roast till brown. Now add the onions, green chilly, eggplant, tomato and garlic. Fry for few mins, add tamarind paste, chilly powder, turmeric and salt. Add little water and close with lid. Pressure cook for 7 mins. Serve with Rice and Appalam.