Greens are here friends. Again!! In a bowl, as drumstick leaves kootu. The cute little drumstick leaves would fascinate me like none other. Because I don’t even have to make a trip to vegetable shop to buy these greens goodness. It’s kind of free, just few footsteps away from my home. I just pause for a minute here in honor of wonderful gift my neighbor has given in the form of a huge greens tree. It’s like any day, any time ready to pluck kind of green veggie for me. I deliver my deepest gratitude to the tree everyday as I pass by. Can I ever be thankful enough to this nature’s gift which is pesticide free and organic with no human intervention? It’s so priceless. Don’t you think so?
Drumstick leaves happened to appear more in my kitchen than the actual drumstick. Because greens are always awesome like that. You can go through all of them here as a collection of drumstick leaves recipes. When you scroll through the above list, you would find that the quantity of drumstick leaves used up is very less in each of the recipe. So today this bowl of drumstick leaves kootu has more and more of drumstick leaves. My primary goal of much greens in every bite of meal has actually happened through this.
Kootu, being a genuine rice side dish has lentils plus coconut and it blends very well with rice. Besides, it is too quick and easy to put together which meets my goal of creating recipes that are fun and unique, inspiring to blog readers. As greens don’t even need much time to cook, I observed my stay in kitchen has been drastically reduced whenever I cooked this rice side dish. Next time, as you get few bunches of drumstick leaves, try out this kootu and enjoy extra leisure.