PULSE Recipes Green Bean (Bonchi) Curry

Green Bean (Bonchi) Curry

Never forget to eat your greens! This Lankan Bonchi curry is the perfect curry to make your meal of rice and curry whole! Get cooking!



  • Beans 250 g
  • Onion small 1/2
  • Garlic 2 cloves
  • Fennel seeds 1/4 tsp
  • Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp
  • Salt 1/4 tsp
  • Curry powder 1/3 tsp
  • Green chilli 1
  • Coconut milk 1/4 cup


1. Heat oil and add onion, curry leaves, garlic, fennel seeds, turmeric powder and salt.
2. Then add beans.
3. Add curry powder and green chilli. Mix well and cover with lid. Let it cook for 3 minutes.
4. Then add 1/4 cup of coconut milk and cook for a further 5 minutes on a very low flame.

Aunty D. is a full-time mom working a little magic in the kitchen whenever she’s got time on her hands. She brings to you easy and fast recipes with a twist of Sri Lankan spices and cooking techniques. Get Cooking!