Nellore Style Mushroom Masala curry

Any kind of Mushrooms - 1 cup (If you have big mushrooms, cut them into 1 inch pieces. If you are using button mushrooms, no need to make into pieces)
Onions pieces - 2 tbsp
Red chilli powder - 1 tbsp
Salt as per taste
A pinch of Turmeric
2 cups of water

For Masala:
1 tbsp uncooked rice grains
1 tbsp dry coconut powder/flakes
2 Garlic pods
1/2 tbsp Dhaniya/Coriander seeds

For Seasoning:
1 tbsp oil
1/4 tbsp mustard seeds
2 Red chillies, cut into 1 inch pieces
5-6 Curry Leaves

1. In a heavy bottomed pan, add mushroom pieces, onion pieces, red chilli powder, turmeric and salt and mix well. Add 2 cups of water and cook till mushrooms are well-cooked. It approximately takes 10 min
2. In a coffee grinder or small mixie, add all masala ingredients and grind coarsely
3. Add this masala to the curry and cook for 3  more min and switch off the heat
4. In a pan, add 1 tbsp oil and when it is hot, add red chilli flakes, mustard seeds and curry leaves and fry till mustard seeds splutter
5. Add this tempering to the curry and mix well.

This curry is very very yummy and goes well with hot white rice!

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