PULSE Recipes Devilled Bitter Gourd

Devilled Bitter Gourd

2017 Jan 25

Cooking with Aunty D.

Here’s a yummy Lankan curry you can enjoy bwith your rice! Get cooking!


  • Karavila 250 g
  • Onion (small) 1
  • Green chillies 3
  • Capsicum (large) 1
  • Tomato (large) 1
  • Maldive fish 2 tsp
  • Oil 2 tsp
  • Chilli flakes 1 1/2 tsp
  • Salt 1 tsp
  • Sugar 1 tbsp
  • Turmeric 1/4 tsp
  • Garlic 3 cloves
  • Rampa & curry leaves


  1. Heat oil and add curry leaves, rampa, onion, garlic, maldive fish and turmeric powder.
  2. Then add sliced karavila (remove seeds), green chillies, tomato, salt and sugar. Then add chilli flakes and cook for about 5 minutes. Add capsicum.
  3. Cook for a further 5-10 minutes.

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!