2 long eggplant cut into 2 inch long slices
2 capsicum cut into long stripes
1 big onion cut into long stripes
2 tbs corn powder
2 tbs mustard seeds
3-4 tbs tomato paste
1 tbs red chilli powder
1 tbs curry powder
½ tbs turmeric powder
Salt as per taste
5-6 tbs oil
1) Marinate salt and turmeric powder on eggplant pieces and leave it for 5 minutes and then dust with corn powder.
2) Heat oil and stir fry eggplant, capsicum and onion separately and keep it aside. Please remember that you need to little more oil when you stir fry eggplant.
3) Heat oil in a non-stick frying pan, add mustard seeds and allow it to pop, then add mustard paste, tomato paste, turmeric powder, curry powder, red chilli powder and fry it for a minute and add ½ cup of water and let it boil, add eggplant, capsicum and onion, salt and stir it properly. Cover the lid and let it cook for 2-3 minutes and your masala Capsicum Eggplant is ready to serve with your choice of rice or roti.