Website of the Year India 2016

Lentil Dosa Recipe

Lentil Dosa is a popular Indian Snacks
Author :
On :
Monday, 14 August, 2017
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Snacks Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Shallow-Fried Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 2
Rated 3 based on 100 votes


  • 1 cup green moong dal
  • 1 cup or 2 cups yellow moong dal
  • a handful of edible green leaves/spinach
  • 1/4 cup chopped Onions
  • a handful of chopped Cilantro
  • 1/2 tsp Asafoetida
  • 1/2 tsp Jeera (cumin seeds)
  • a handful of Serrano peppers
  • 5-6 Curry leaves (chopped)
  • 1 tsp salt (to taste)
  • How to Make Lentil Dosa:

    1. Soak the dals for 6 hours. Drain the dal and grind it finely in the mixer adding a little water, Serrano peppers, green leaves and salt.
    2. Add chopped cilantro, chopped onions, jeera and hing to the dosa batter.
    3. Using a ladle, pour the batter on the tava and spread it like a thick dosa.
    4. After some time, turn it on the other side and heat on high flame for 1 minute.
    5. Serve with chutney and gongura pickle.


    Bawarchi of the Week

    Uma Priya

    Uma Priya

    Uma Priya is a passionate blogger who is known for her traditional Andhra recipes and healthy, experimental dishes.

    know more