Chakka peera

Chakka peera

Jackfruit is known for its distinctive taste and aroma. It is also nutritious and rich in vitamin. Here is the recipe of chakka peera, a dish made with jackfruit and coconut.


1 cup grated coconut

1 tsp chilli powder

1/4 tsp turmeric powder

1/2 tsp cumin

2 cups sliced jackfruit

Salt to taste

1 cup sliced shallots

1 tbsp ginger juliennes

1 tbsp long sliced garlic

5 slit green chillies

1/2 cup bilimbi (irumban puli)sliced

1 1/2 tbsp coconut oil


Grind the grated coconut, turmeric, chilli powder and cumin coarsely.

Hand blend jackfruit, salt, shallots, ginger, garlic, chillies, bilimbi with coconut oil.

Cook it covered on low flame.

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