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Whole Green Moong Dal Recipe

Whole Green Moong Dal is a popular Indian Side Dish
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On :
Friday, 12 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Pressure Cook Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Preparation Time :
30 minutes
Servings :
Serves 2
RATINGs :
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • 150 g - moong dal
  • 1 - large Tomato (finely chopped)
  • 1 - small Onion (finely chopped)
  • 4 Cloves - Garlic (crushed)
  • 4 - Green chillies (finely chopped)
  • 4 to 5 - Curry leaves
  • 1 tsp - Turmeric
  • For Vagar:
  • 2 tbsp - oil
  • 1/2 tsp - Cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp - Red Chilli powder
  • 1/2 tsp - Asafoetida powder
  • 1/2 tsp - Turmeric powder
  • 2 glasses - water
  • Salt to taste
  • How to Make Whole Green Moong Dal:

    1. Wash the dal and soak in sufficient water for about 30 minutes.
    2. Pressure cook the dal with two glasses water, chopped onion, tomato, green chillies, garlic, curry leaves, turmeric powder and salt to taste. Pressure cook on a high flame till one whistle and then simmer for 15 to 20 mins or till the dal is done.
    3. For Vagar:
    4. Heat oil, add cumin seeds and asafoetida and fry for a few seconds.
    5. When the cumin seeds splutter add the red chilli powder and pour this tempering on the dal.
    6. Lightly churn the dal.
    7. Serve hot with any sabzi and hot rotis.



     

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