Fresh fenugreek leaves (washed and chopped) - 2 cup,
Oil - 3 - 4 tbsp,
Cumin seeds - 1/4 tsp,
Asafetida - 1/8 tsp,
Garlic (roughly crushed) - 2 tsp,
Turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp,
Salt - to taste,
Red chilli powder - 2 tsp,
Coriander & cumin powder - 1 tsp,
Warm water - 3/4 cup.
Wash and clean fresh fenugreek leaves well. Chop finely and measure 2 cup. Wash and dry brinjal. Cut into cubes as per given below image.
In a pan, heat oil over medium low flame. Add cumin seeds followed with asafetida and roughly crushed garlic.
Saute for a while. Add brinjal cubes and mix well. Let it cook covered over medium low flame for 2 to 3 minute.
Now add chopped fenugreek leaves. Mix well and cook for another 2 - 3 minutes.
Add turmeric powder and salt. Mix well. Cook covered for 2 - 3 minutes.
Now add red chilli powder and mix well.
Place a plate over and pour 3/4 cup water. Let it cook for 3 - 4 minutes. Now add half water from plate. Mix well. Let it cook again covered for 3 - 4 minutes. Now add remaining water from plate.
Now add coriander and cumin powder and mix well.
Let it cook covered for 2 - 3 minutes. Switch off the flame and serve.
Amount of water may vary as per desire consistency.