Instant Pot Brussel Sprouts Korma- Brussel Sprouts in Coconut Milk
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Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Indian
  • Brussel Sprouts- 30
  • Ghee or Oil- 1 tsp
  • Dried bay leaves- 2
  • Cumin seeds- ½ tsp
  • Onions, sliced thin- 2 (red or yellow onions)
  • Garlic, grated- 1 clove
  • Ginger, grated- 1 inch slice
  • Tomatoes, chopped- 2
  • Chili powder- 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder- ¼ tsp
  • Coriander powder- 2 tsp
  • Fennel powder- ½ tsp
  • Garam Masala- ½ tsp
  • Salt- 1½ tsp
  • Coconut milk- ½ cup
  • Water- ½ cup
  • Cilantro, chopped- ¼ cup
  1. Rinse well the Brussel sprouts taken in a strainer under running water.
  2. Half the brussel sprouts.
  3. Turn on the Instant Pot.
  4. Into the stainless steel pot, add ½ cup water.
  5. Place the steamer basket, add the halved Brussel sprouts into the steamer basket.
  6. Close with the lid.
  7. Select Steam Mode. Set TIME to 5 minutes at high pressure.
  8. After 5 minutes of steam cooking, do a quick pressure release.
  9. Open the lid, take the steamer basket out of the stainless steel pot. Keep aside.
  10. Turn on the Saute Mode. Medium Temperature.
  11. Place the stainless steel pot in the Instant pot.
  12. Let turn hot.
  13. Add ghee followed by cumin seeds and dried bay leaves.
  14. Add onions, season with ½ tsp salt. Saute for a minute.
  15. Add grated ginger & garlic, cook for 2 minutes.
  16. Add tomatoes, cook till tomatoes are cooked well.
  17. If the bottom of the stainless steel pot is turning brown, add ¼ cup water and combine well.
  18. Add chili powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder, fennel powder, garam masala and 1 tsp salt. Combine well.
  19. Cook for a minute.
  20. Add the steam cooked Brussel sprouts, combine well with the onion-tomato masala.
  21. Add coconut milk and water, combine well. Cook for a minute.
  22. Add chopped cilantro, combine well.
  23. Remove the stainless steel pot from the main pot.
  24. Keep covered for a few minutes.
  25. Serve along with rice, roti, chapati etc.
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