Moong Dal Stuffed Poori | How to make Moong Dal Stuffed Poori

By Nandini Mitra  |  16th Oct 2016  |  
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About Moong Dal Stuffed Poori Recipe

A dal poori made during Durga Puja.

Moong Dal Stuffed Poori is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Moong Dal Stuffed Poori by Nandini Mitra has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Moong Dal Stuffed Poori at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Moong Dal Stuffed Poori takes 30 minutes for the preparation and 30 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Moong Dal Stuffed Poori is a good option for you. The flavour of Moong Dal Stuffed Poori is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Moong Dal Stuffed Poori on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Moong Dal Stuffed Poori recipe on the page below.

Moong Dal Stuffed Poori

Ingredients to make Moong Dal Stuffed Poori

  • For the stuffing:
  • 1 cup yellow moong dal
  • 1 cup water to cook the dal
  • salt to taste
  • asafoetida or hing according to taste
  • salt to taste
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • For tempering:
  • 2 tablespoon ghee
  • 1/4 tsp kalonji
  • 1 tablespoon grated ginger
  • Chopped fresh coriander leaves
  • For the Dough:
  • 2 cups maida
  • 1 cup wholewheat atta
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons of ghee
  • water as required

How to make Moong Dal Stuffed Poori

  1. Add all the ingredients for the dough and knead it with water to make a nice, soft dough.
  2. Cover with a damp cloth and let it rest.
  3. Cook the dal with all the ingredients in a cooker for three whistles.
  4. If any water remains, then dry it over the gas.
  5. In a kadai, put little oil, add the kalonji and add the grated ginger. Cook for about a minute.
  6. Now add the cooked dal and mix well.
  7. Add the chopped fresh coriander. Mix well. Keep aside.
  8. Heat oil in a kadhai to cook the pooris.
  9. Make lemon sized balls from the dough, make a small cup of the dough and fill in a teaspoon of the moong dal mixture.
  10. Roll it out in a flat round (nice and thin but make sure the stuffing doesn't come out).
  11. Deep fry the pooris in hot oil till nice, crisp, fluffy and golden.
  12. Serve hot with aloo subzi.

Reviews for Moong Dal Stuffed Poori (2)

Vaishali Sankhayan21 days ago

Hi seems to be a nutritious recipe . Can you add some pics to it along with each step ? This would be my first time with stuffed poori. Thanks in advance

Anuradha sharma2 years ago

Love puris!

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