Dal khichdi

By debashri chatterji  |  31st May 2018  |  
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About Dal khichdi Recipe

Soul food

Dal khichdi, a succulent delicacy which is famous all over the world. Dal khichdi is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the overflow of flavours, Dal khichdi has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by debashri chatterji is the perfect one to try at home for your family. It's a get together at home and you realise that you want to make a Dal khichdi, just the perfect situation when you realise that you need to know how to make the perfect Dal khichdi. So, at that time you can try out this delicious recipe by debashri chatterji. The recipe of Dal khichdiis very simple and can be made in restaurant style using a few ingredients. The time taken while preparing Dal khichdi is 15 minute. This recipe of Dal khichdi is perfect to serve 2. Dal khichdi is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or night party at home. And do remember that be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love it. So do try it next time!

Dal khichdi

Ingredients to make Dal khichdi

  • rice 1/2 cup
  • Arhar dal 1 cup
  • 1 medium onion sliced
  • 1 medium tomato chopped
  • 2 green chilies chopped
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp red chili powder
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 tsp mustard and cumin
  • A pinch asafoetida
  • 1 tbsp ghee for tadka
  • 1 spring curry leaves
  • 2 dried red chili.

How to make Dal khichdi

  1. Pressure cook the dal rice with turmeric and salt.
  2. In mean while. Heat oil in a pan. Add mustard seeds . As it splutters add onions saute till translucent. Now add ginger garlic paste. Saute till raw smell goes off.
  3. Add tomatoes and chillies. Cook till soft. Add coriander powder and red chilli powder. Cook well.
  4. Open lid of the cooker. Add a little water. Mash the dal rice completely.
  5. Now add this into the pan. Cook for a while along with masala
  6. In a tadka pan heat ghee. Add cumin seeds, hing, dried red chilli and curry leaves. Add this on the masala khichdi.
  7. Mix well. Serve hot with papad and achar

Reviews for Dal khichdi (1)

Shelly Sharma2 years ago

Simple yet delicious.

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