South Indian Payar Thoran recipe

This is famous south Indian side dish which serves along with meals.  South Indian Payar Thoran is not only tasty also healthy. Try this simple south Indian side dish recipe today at your kitchen.


  • Payar (long string beans)- 1 bundle
  • Coconut 1 cup
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • Garlic – 2 gloves

Cut the beans into very tiny pieces. Cook it well with salt in a closed pan until. Water should be just enough to cook. Pour about 2 tsp of oil in it when it is cooked. Now crush the coconut with garlic and turmeric and chili powder. Put it in the payar. Close it and cook for about 10 minutes. Then open it and simmer it until it is dry and separated from another.