Dal Fry

Dal Fry

Rich and creamy side dish, suited to have with Rice & Roties

Saneef H Ansari


  1. 1 Cup Masoor Dal
  2. ¼ Cup Moong Dal
  3. 2 Chilly Green
  4. 1 Teaspoon Ginger Paste
  5. 1 Teaspoon Garlic Paste
  6. ¼ Teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  7. Salt
  8. ½ Teaspoon Mustard Seeds
  9. ½ Teaspoon Seeds Nigella
  10. 1 Chilly Red
  11. 1 Onion , Sliced
  12. 1 Tomato
  13. 2 Tablespoons Ghee
  14. 3 Tablespoons Coriander Leaves
  15. 1 Teaspoon Butter


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    Mix the two dals together and thoroughly wash.

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    Cook the washed dals, with chillies, ginger paste, garlic paste, turmeric powder, salt and 3 cups of water in a pressure cooker. Cook till the dals are tender.

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    Remove the chillies and whisk the dal till it is smooth.

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    Saute the mustard seeds, nigella seeds and red chilli in the ghee in a pan. Continue till the onion is translucent

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    Then add tomatos and continue saute for 4-5 mins

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    Add the kept aside dal into the pan, mix well and cook till boils.

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    Serve hot garnished with coriander and butter.

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