Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Dal

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Ingredient's :
1 cup lentils
1 cup whole massor dal
1 large onion nicely chopped
2tbs hunt tomato paste
2 green chillies
1tsp red chilly powder
1tsp jeera/cumin seeds
1/2 tsp mustard seeds
1/2 tsp turmeric power
pinch of hing
1tsp lemon juice
2tbs oil
1 tsp any masala powder
salt to taste
1/4 cup milk /Cream
salt to taste
coriander leaves



Method :

1) Take a pressure cooker, pour some oil, when it gets hot add cumin seeds, mustard seeds, turmeric powder, hing, slitted green chillies, nicely chopped onion.When it turns golden brown add any masla powder ( i have used 1/2 tsp dal makhani powder ) . Saute this for 3-4 minutes.
2) Then add tomato paste, red chilly powder, washed massor dal, lentils and milk. Add water if required.
3) Cover the lid and let it cook for 3-4 whistles.
4) When dal is cooked nicely, then add salt and lemon juice .
5) Garnish with coriander leaves and enjoi with white Rice or Chapati/Roti of Your choice .!!!:D

50 comments:

Nags said...

quite amazing how many different ways we can cook this :)

Padma said...

So delicious and nice presentation :)

kittymatti said...

looks soooo goood!! lovely presentation dear

Varsha Vipins said...

wha..almost like maa di dal..:D..so creamy thick n rich..:D

Prathibha said...

That looks really good.Perfect for roti's.

Vani said...

That's a prettily dressed-up dal there! :)

Pooja said...

Spicy n delicious Dal Mangala! I too love having this way! Great clicks too :)

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

Wow - what a dal ! If your dal is so yummy, I can imagine the other ones would it be! Great clicks dear...

Sush said...

chennagide dal :)

My Experiments with Cooking said...

milk in dal..sounds delishh!

Poornima Nair said...

Whole masoor is so healthy...delicious dal.

Priti said...

Looks gud.nice click..nice new version for mw

Parita said...

I love masoor dal..fantastic click

Shama Nagarajan said...

nice recipe dear

Chitra said...

wow, i expected dal in yellow color..urs have got a terrific red..hmm..iam drooling over the pics..looks yumm and different..will sure give a try !!

RAKS KITCHEN said...

I have never cooked whole masoor dal! Looks too gud!

Priya said...

Delicious dal Dear, lovely presentation as always...

Doloncookbook said...

Looks so delicious & yummy . Can't wait to try it .

A2Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

Looks so delicious. What a creamy look and a beautiful... picture.

Gita said...

Nice click...that dhal looks so delicious! What a clever idea to combine it with bread :)

Vrinda said...

i am a daal fan..loos so yumm with nice presentation..

sowmya aneesh said...

very very delicious dal Mangala.mouth watering......

Nithya said...

A complete different version...asusual ur pics rock...how do u do it girl:-P he he wonderful one!

Suparna said...

hey mangala,
Tumba chennagi kanistade ri...dal andre ee thara irbebu goes superbly with almost anything. Love the clicks as always!
TC

Pavithra said...

WOw thats fantastic... lovely presentation and clicks are really great...

Ann said...

Very nice presentation and Dal looks so tempting.

Usha said...

Looks delicious, great pictures!

Sushma Mallya said...

Great pic mangala....looks delicious....

Valarmathi said...

Gorgeous click. Dal looks yummy.

Kitchen Flavours said...

Oh wow comfort packed in bowl...looks yum...

Subhie Arun said...

almost like maa ki daal..bt neva tried whole massor dal before..thx 4 sharing

SriLekha said...

looks so good

SriLekha said...

join in the breakfast series going in my blog

AnuSriram said...

Yummy dal.. Nice click too!

ಸಾಗರದಾಚೆಯ ಇಂಚರ said...

Thank you for the recipe

littletastebuds said...

Delicious dal.

DEESHA said...

very nice Dal .. I love this with Rice

Sakshi said...

Dal served in a ramekin...I like that Jhakas idea...awesome

Hari Chandana said...

wowwwwwwwwww!!!!!!!!
really amazing pics...
very delicious..yummyy :)

ARUNA said...

dal to mast hai yaar......nice clicks!!!

Anand said...

so far ill be copying and reproducing the contents of ur blog in my stomach. hehee

Nice. I like !!

Hari Chandana said...

looks delicious and nice presentation :)

Arch said...

Sounds like a very nice dal...looks really good...very different from what I've had earlier...Can experiments with dals so much !!

LG said...

Looks delicious and pic looks tempting Mangala :)

Prathibha said...

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vidhas said...

Dal loosks creamy and yummy. Awesome clicks.

Dhanya Nambirajan said...

Looks delicious and as always nice click:).

Nithya said...

Yummy clicks.. the pic is damn tempting. :)

Nice blog on the whole. Yummy it looks.

First visit to ur blog and sure will keep coming. :)

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Oh wow that looks very tasty and should pair well with bread!!!

Kumudha said...

So many yummy vegan recipes in this blog!

Thank you!