May 15, 2013

DAL MAKHANI




Ingredients

1/2 toor dal
1/4 cup yellow moong dal
1/4 cup masoor dal
1 onion grated
2 green chillies sliced
1/4 tsp. ginger grated
1/2 tbsp. coriander finely chopped
1/2 tsp. cumin seeds
1/4 tsp. red chilli powder
3-4 tbsp. butter
salt
Method
 
Mix and wash dals well. Soak for 30 minutes.
Pressure cook till soft but not overcooked. (Approx. 3 whistles)
Mash a little with the back of a spoon, while hot.
Heat butter in a deep pan. Add seeds, allow to splutter.
Add onion, ginger and green chillies.
Stir fry till soft, add masalas (red chillies and salt) and dals, mix well.
Bring to a boil. Simmer for 3-4 minutes.
Garnish with chopped coriander and lemon juice.
Serve hot with rice, rotis, etc.