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Soya Curry (Meal Maker Curry)

 Published 2009-Oct-05   Updated 2017-May-22

- Submitted by Mubeen

(Soya Granules Gravy, Meal Maker Potato Curry, Soya Kurma, Vegetarian Meat Curry, Soy Curry)

Soya Curry With Soya Chunks

Recipe For Soy Curry


  • Soya Chunks or Granules (Usually comes in Nutrela Brand) - 3/4 cup if using granules & 1.5 cup if using chunks
  • Potato - 1 medium size
  • Onion -1 medium size
  • Tomato -1
  • Ginger garlic paste - 1 tsp
  • Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
  • Meat Masala Powder (any brand of your choice) - about 1 tbsp
  • Whole garam masala - 1 bay leaf, 1 cinnamon, 2-3 cloves, 2-3 cardamoms
  • Salt - as needed
  • Oil - 1 tbsp

For Grinding (Optional)

  • Coconut - 4 tbsp
  • Cumin/Fennel Seeds - 1 tsp


  1. In a kadai, pour some oil. When it gets heated up splutter the whole garam masala.
  2. Fry the onions immediately till it becomes soft.
  3. Add the GG paste. Once the mixture (onion and GG paste) is little done, put the tomatoes.
  4. After they get little cooked, add the potatoes cut in small cubes.
  5. Add the meat masala powder and turmeric powder and give a toss till the mixture gets coated good with masala.
  6. In the meantime, soak the soya chunks or the granules for few minutes and boil in the microwave for 3 minutes.Then squish the water out and clean it up before putting in the mixture.
  7. Add the soya chunks or granules to the mixture.Let it mix well.
  8. Once the whole mixture gets little boiled and coated with masala pour the ground mixture (coconut and cumin seeds) into the gravy. This gives more richness to the gravy.
  9. Add required water and salt. Let it come to a boil and let it simmer for few minutes before switching off.


  • Soya Chunks provide much better taste with potatoes than soy granules. When using soya granules, you can avoid the potatoes also.

Soya Curry With Soy Granules

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Comments (8)

Person   ()
How do you make soya yogurt. I miss it very much.
Person   ()
I will share the recipe soon.
Person   ()
can we have any other combinations with soya granules (like egg)
Person   ()
yes sure. i haven't personally tried the combination but it sounds interesting. try it and give ur comments. cooking is all about experimenting with different flavours.
Person   ()
i really understand the soya curry recipe it is very easy to prepare thank you
Person   ()
Thank You. Do make the curry and share your comments.
Person   ()
soya is my son's favourite. very often i make this. i do not use potato in this . i must try your variation except meat masala
Person   ()
Hi Raji, Meat Masala is just a blend of different spices like corriander, cumin, fennel and garam masala. It is purely vegetarian. It is used just to make things easier instead of adding all the different spices.

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 Published by on and last updated on 2017-05-22.