Baingan Da Bhurtha

Baingan da Bhurtha is a Punjabi recipe and an integral part of a traditional Punjabi Menu.
It goes with Roti or Rice.

Brinjal (Baingan) 1 Large
Oil 3 tbsp
Chopped Onions 5 Large
Chopped Tomatoes 3 medium
Salt To Taste
Lal Mirch Powder 1 tbsp
Fresh Dhania leaves chopped 2



  1. Roast the brinjal on a medium flame till well cooked and the skin has charred completely,  Cool, peel and mash.
  2. Heat the oil in a non-stick pan and sauté the onions till light golden brown. Add the tomatoes, salt and Lal Mirch powder, and sauté till the masala is cooked and the oil rises to the surface.
  3. Add the mashed brinjal and mix well. Lower the heat and cook for four to five minutes.
  4. Add the chopped dhania and mix well.
  5. Serve hot.