Authentic pavakai puli kuzhambu traditional village style my MIL method of doing. My MIL is from namakal and her method of cooking is quite different from my mothers style. My MIL mostly prepare all the recipes spicy and thick gravy style and it suits for rice and tastes good the next day.
Most people doesnt like bitter gourd but they dont know how much good this veggie is for our health. Diabetes patients must take this veg. And also to reduce cholestrol level this veggie can be taken once in a while.