Cauliflower Leaves in Tomato Peanut Sauce

  • Title: Devanna, Cauliflower Leaves in Tomato Peanut Sauce.
  • Author: Arvindus.
  • Publisher: Arvindus.
  • Copyright: Arvindus, 2021, all rights reserved.
  • Index: 202101081.
  • Edition: html, first edition.


This recipe can also be prepared with normal cabbage. It goes well with for instance plain rice.


The ingredients are fit for about two portions.

  • The leaves of 1 cauliflower.
  • 1 Tomato.
  • 1 Spoon peanut butter.
  • ¼ Cup water (or as needed).
  • 2 Spoons ghī or sesame oil.
  • 1 Teaspoon grated ginger.
  • ⅛ Teaspoon bay leaf powder.
  • ¼ Teaspoon cumin powder.
  • ½ Teaspoon tumeric powder.
  • ½ Teaspoon coriander powder.
  • ¼ Teaspoon garam masala.
  • 2 Spoons lemon juice
  • ¾ Teaspoon salt.


  • Blend the tomatoes, the peanut butter, the water and garam masala until smooth and cut the cauliflower leaves.
  • Heat the ghī / sesame oil.
  • Add the ginger, bay leaf, cumin, tumeric and coriander and fry them for a few seconds.
  • Add the cauliflower leaves and fry them for a few seconds.
  • Add the tomato, peanut butter, water and garam masala blend and cook untill the cauliflower leaves and sauce are done and the latter has thickened.
  • Put the heat low and add the lemon juice and the salt.