This indian courgette recipe is both tasty and extremely quick to make. A perfect accompaniment to any other curry dish.

Ingredients for fried indian courgette recipe

  • 3 courgettes (halved lengthwise then diced)
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/2 tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp fennel seeds
  • Knob of Butter (or ghee)


  1. Mix the courgette pieces with the turmeric and chilli powder in a bowl
  2. Heat the butter or ghee in a frying pan and add the cumin and fennel seeds, fry until the cumin seeds are golden brown
  3. Fry courgette pieces for about 7 minutes or until firm but tender.

Enjoy your fried indian courgettes!