Paruppu Keerai Poriyal | How to make Paruppu Keerai Poriyal

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ByAkum Raj Jamir
Created on 28th Apr 2017
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About Paruppu Keerai Poriyal

Paruppu keerai poriyal is a very simple dry curry using lentils. Including greens in daily food diet is really good for health. Legumes/Lentils are a major vegetarian protein source. The combination of greens and dal makes this curry absolutely delicious and most importantly it is very nutritious and healthy. It pairs well with rice as well as roti or paratha.

Paruppu Keerai Poriyal is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Paruppu Keerai Poriyal by Akum Raj Jamir is a step by step process which is best to understand for the beginners. Paruppu Keerai Poriyal is a dish which comes from South Indian cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 3 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Paruppu Keerai Poriyal takes 10 minute for the preparation and 25 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Paruppu Keerai Poriyal make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Paruppu Keerai Poriyal will be the best option for you. The flavor of Paruppu Keerai Poriyal is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Paruppu Keerai Poriyal at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

  • Prep Time10mins
  • Cook Time25mins
  • Serves3People
Paruppu Keerai Poriyal

Ingredients to make Paruppu Keerai Poriyal

  • Keerai (Greens) - 1 punch
  • Oil - 2 tbsp
  • Mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • Urad dal - 1 tsp
  • Dry Red Chilly - 1-2 broken
  • Curry leaves - 4-5
  • Garlic - 3 fat cloves chopped
  • Shallots - 8-10 chopped (or use 1 medium regular onion)
  • Toor Dal - 3 tbsp
  • Moong Dal - 3 tbsp
  • Cumin powder - ½ tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Water - 2 cups or as required

How to make Paruppu Keerai Poriyal

  1. Soak the Toor dal and moong dal in some water for about 10-15 mins.
  2. Wash the greens thoroughly in water for several times to make sure no dirt remains intact.
  3. Heat oil in a pan and add the mustard seeds, urad dal, curry leaves, dry red chilli and let it crackle.
  4. Add in the shallots and saute until they turn transparent.
  5. Add the soaked dal, salt, cumin powder, water and cook for 15-20 mins or till the dal is cooked but make sure dal doesn't turn mushy.
  6. Add in the keerai leaves, mix well nicely with dal and cover with a lid cook for few minutes until the leaves completely wilt and cook in their own juices.
  7. Take off the heat and serve as a side with rice, roti or paratha. 

Reviews for Paruppu Keerai Poriyal (1)

Shashi Bhargava4 months ago
Looks yummy!