Gujarati Sev Tameta nu Sak / Sev and Tomato Curry

Sev Tameta nu Sak / Sev and Tomato Curry is a very famous sweet, sour and spicy curry. It is one of the most common curry served in Authentic Gujarati Thali in Highway Dhabas and restaurants. this curry is prepared with tomato, sev, and other Indian curry spices along with the sweet touch of jaggery or sugar. Make this tangy curry today and enjoy authentic Gujarati delicacy.

Gujarati Sev Tameta nu Sak / Sev and Tomato Curry

YIELD –2 servings


Tomato - 2 nos. chopped
Sev - 1 cup (gram flour vermicili)
green chili - 2 nos chili
Oil - 1 tbsp
Mustard Seeds - 1 tsp
Cumin seeds - 1 tsp
Dry Red chili - 1 no
hing a pinch
Turmeric Powder - 1/2 tsp
Salt as per taste
Chili Powder - 1 tsp
Coriander Powder - 1 tsp
Garam masala - 1/2 tsp
Jaggery - 1/2 tsp shredded (optional or adjust according to your taste)
Coriander leaves for garnishing


  1. Heat the oil in a pan and add mustard, cumin seeds, dry red chili and hing.
  2. Add chopped tomato  with chopped green chili. Add turmeric powder, salt chili powder, coriander powder and garam masala.
  3. Mix well and cook for 5 minutes.
  4. Add shredded jaggery  and let it melt down in syrup.
  5. Add 1 cup of water and cook again for 5 minutes. turn off the flame.
  6. Just before serving add sev in hot boiling tomato curry. mix well and  garnish with coriander leaves.
  7. Sev Tameta nu sak is ready to serve with "bajra na rotla" or "roti" or Paratha. 

Note :
adjust water to get desired gravy consistency as after adding sev it will absorb the water and gravy. to get desired texture add sev just before serving in hot and boiling gravy. 

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Looks Yummy :)

radha said...

I would like this! Bookmarked.

Suhaina said...

Yumm. Love the colour and tempting clicks.

sev in tomato gravy.. New to me

Heard about this gravy but never tried it,looks fabulous.

Unknown said...

Never tried this recipe.. Nice recipe.

Nice and interesting. .Very inviting.
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Anonymous said...

interesting recipe.... looks so yummy....

quick & yummm recipe..
Tasty Appetite

taste from home.

meenab said...

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coming to this recipe
i had this on my holiday at mt abu and the very first day i had this i loved it. coming bck home i made it many times and its so simple easy and i made a post on this too some months bck,. u can check it at my space under recipe index
its so easy and yummy dish

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meenab said...

thanks dear. i have hard time with captcha as i cant see them clearly. thats why for ppl who have comments under moderation i request them to remove captcha. on my space also i have comments on moderation so captcha i just disabled. i thought there wud be bad sighted ppl like me hehe

i guess i may have made mistake in commenting thts why it didnt show up previous times.

thanks again

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