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Bisi Bele Hulianna

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
Course: Main Recipe
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make

  • Wash dal and place in a thick bottomed pan with 4 cups of water.
  • Add 1 tsp turmeric powder and 1 tsp ghee. Bring to a boil.
  • Reduce the fire and let the dal simmer gently.
  • Meanwhile wash and cut the vegetables.
  • Roast the masala ingredients with a little ghee and grind to a coarse paste with some water.
  • Soak tamarind in 1/2 cup water and extract the juice (or use 1 tbsp ready-made tamarind paste).
  • Wash the rice and drain. Add it to the dal when it is cooked. Add more water if necessary.
  • When rice is cooked, add the vegetables.
  • When the vegetables are cooked, add salt and tamarind juice. Simmer without covering for 5 minutes.
  • Add the masala paste. Simmer for 3 more minutes and remove from fire.
  • Heat ghee in a small frying pan and season with mustard, cashew nuts and curry leaves.
  • Add to the rice and cover immediately.