Website of the Year India 2015

Dal Mash Recipe

Dal Mash is a popular Indian Side dish
Author :
On :
Wednesday, 24 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1 cup - tur dal or masoor dal
  • 2 - onions, chopped
  • 2 - green chillies, chopped
  • 1 tsp - garlic, chopped
  • 1 tsp - ginger, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp - Turmeric powder
  • 1/4 tsp - Mustard Seeds
  • A few Curry leaves
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 tbsp - oil
  • How to Make Dal Mash:

    1. Cook the dal with sufficient water and 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder till soft in a pressure cooker.
    2. Mash and keep aside. (The dal should be semi solid).
    3. Heat oil in a pan and add the mustard seeds.
    4. When it splutters add the chopped onion, green chillies curry leaves, ginger and garlic and fry well till the onions turn golden brown.
    5. Add the cooked and mashed dal and mix well.
    6. Add a little ghee while serving.
    7. Recipe Courtesy: Anglo-Indian Recipes


    Bawarchi of the Week

    Shruti J

    Shruti J

    Shruti J has always been a food lover, but a break in her professional career gave her a chance to take a plunge into the fascinating culinary world. Shruti loves adapting recipes, adding her own 'SJ Element' to it and taking it to a whole new level.

    know more