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Breadfruit Bhaji

 Published 2012-Mar-18   Updated 2023-Aug-22

- Submitted by Raji Ramakrishnan

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Breadfruit looks similar to jackfruit but  it is different.  It can be used only in the raw form.  It will not ripe like the normal jackfruit. This is found in Kerala, South Tamilnadu, Maharashtra, Goa etc. You can use this to make sambar, molakootal, kootu etc.

Recipe For Breadfruit Bhaji


  • Bread fruit - 1 no
  • Red chilli powder - 1 tsp
  • Coriander powder - 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder  - ¼ tsp
  • Salt - to taste

For Tempering

  • Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • Urid dal - 1 tsp
  • Oil - 3 tbsp
  • Curry leaves - few
  • Asafetida - pinch


Breadfruit cut in half


  1. Cut the breadfruit and put it in water .
  2. In  a kadai, pour oil. When it becomes hot add the mustard seeds, urid dal. When it splutters, add the curry leaves and asafoetida.  
  3. Then add the cut breadfruit after removing the water. Add turmeric powder and salt.  
  4. Sprinkle little water and cover for two minutes.  Sauté the same, add the coriander powder, chilli powder mix well and cover it.  
  5. In between stir the same.  If required, sprinkle water.  
  6. When it is cooked, remove from the gas and serve hot with sambar rice, dahi rice, chapatti etc.


  • You can put little subzi masala, garam masala before removing from the gas.

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Wow, tried this bhaji. Yummy taste. Thank you very much.
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Thank you for your feedback. Enjoy..

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