Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Dal Fry (No Garlic No Onion)

Hi this recipe was given by my friend keerthi which can be prepared without onion and garlic and i do this dal every now and then as its good for health, simple and can be done in minutes.....


1/2 cup Toor dal

1/2 tsp Turmeric powder

1/2 tsp Red chilly powder

1/2 tsp Garam masala powder

1/4 cup milk

2 -3 tbsp of chopped coriander leaves

2 tomatoes chopped

1/2 tsp cumin seeds

3-4 green chillies (Slit)

salt to taste

2 tsp oil

  • Pressure cook dal adding 1/4 tsp turmeric powder and cook till done. Now add salt and bring to a boil and then keep aside.
  • Heat oil in a kadai add cumin seeds, when it splutters add green chilli, fry add tomato and fry till tomatoes get mashed up well and oil leaves out.
  • Now add 1/4 tsp haldi, red chilli powder, garam masala powder, coriander leaves .
  • Fry for a while and then add milk and fry till it becomes semi thick now add this to the cooked dal and simmer it and boil for about 10 mins.
  • Garnish with coriander leaves.