Black Gram

By Mandeep hundal  |  5th Sep 2016  |  
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About Black Gram Recipe

A protein rich dal.

Black Gram, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Black Gram is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by Mandeep hundal. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Black Gram is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Black Gram recipe by Mandeep hundal. Black Gram can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Black Gram just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Black Gram can serve 4 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Black Gram.

Black Gram

Ingredients to make Black Gram

  • Whole black gram 2 cups
  • water 6 cups
  • turmeric powder 1 tbsp
  • Garam masala 1/2 tsp
  • Degi mirch 1 tsp
  • cumin seeds 1 tsp
  • hing a pinch
  • ginger and garlic chopped 2 tbsp
  • green chillies chopped 2-3
  • onion 1 medium sized, chopped
  • tomato 1 medium sized, chopped
  • methi leaves 1 tbsp
  • oil 3 tbsp
  • salt to taste

How to make Black Gram

  1. Soak the dal overnight. Pressure cook the dal with turmeric, salt and water till it's done.
  2. Heat oil, add in the hing, cumin seeds, degi mirch, green chilli, ginger, garlic, onions and saute till it's translucent then add tomatoes and saute till the oil separates itself.
  3. Then add the dal, garam masala, methi leaves. Mix and cook for 10 minutes.
  4. The dal is ready to be eaten with rice, mahni and chana dal.

My Tip:

You can adjust the thickness of gravy by adding water as required.

Reviews for Black Gram (1)

Latha Nair4 years ago

black gram means,green moong? seems so.