Dal Pithi

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Nutrition facts:

240 calories calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make Dal Pithi

  • First, put gram dal (channa) and moong dal along with red chilli powder, coriander powder, garam masala, ginger and garlic paste and little bit of salt and water into a pressure cooker.
  • Keep this on medium flame and to cook for 15 minutes.
  • Now mix cumin powder, red chilli, black salt, and black pepper into the flour and make a mixture like chapatti atta.
  • After that, make small and thin cylindrical pieces of flour by rubbing with your palm and sprinkle with flour powder to avoid stickiness.
  • Open pressure cooker after 2 whistles and add the prepared pithi into it. Cook again for another 15 minutes.
  • When the preparation is cooked well, then keep it aside and put non-stick pan on gas.
  • Pour 2 tsps ghee and add cumin seeds. When cumin seeds splutter, add chopped ginger, garlic and onion.
  • When onion becomes golden brown, add tomatoes and stir it for a few minutes.
  • After that add cilantro leaves and turn off the gas flame.
  • Now mix this fried preparation into dal pithi mixture and stir until smooth.
  • Serve with rice and garnish with chopped red chillies, cilantro leaves and ghee.
  • You can also serve this with salad and yogurt.