Daal Tadka | How to make Daal Tadka

By Sheena Omana Narayanan  |  16th Oct 2016  |  
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About Daal Tadka Recipe

Daal Tadka is a most common recipe made in every region.

Daal Tadka is delicious and authentic dish. Daal Tadka by Sheena Omana Narayanan is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Daal Tadka is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 10 minutes and it takes 15 minutes to cook it properly. Daal Tadka is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Daal Tadka. Daal Tadka is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Daal Tadka is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Daal Tadka at your home.

Daal Tadka

Ingredients to make Daal Tadka

  • Toor Daal - 1 Cup
  • onion - 1 Chopped finely
  • green chilly - 2 nos (Finely chopped)
  • garlic - 5-6 cloves crush it
  • ginger - 1 inch piece chopped finely
  • mustard seeds - 1 tsp
  • turmeric Powder - 1 tsp
  • Cummin Seeds - 1 tsp
  • ghee as required
  • Red Chillies - 3 break in 1 pieces
  • salt to taste
  • Kasuri methi - 1 tsp
  • coriander leaves for garnishing

How to make Daal Tadka

  1. Boil daal in pressure cooker until 2 whistles.
  2. Heat non stick pan, pour some ghee, add mustard seeds, cumin seeds and allow it to splutter. Add onion, green chillies, garlic, ginger and red chillies, fry until it turns brown in color.
  3. Add Kasuri methi and little coriander leaves and fry for another 2 mins.
  4. Remove from fire and pour this tadka in boiled daal.
  5. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with rice or chapatis.

My Tip:

Green chillies are optional, you can add if you need your daal to be spicy. You can add tomato if required. I have not used tomato in this recipe.

Reviews for Daal Tadka (3)

Aysha Patela year ago

Yummy yummy

Astha Bhargava2 years ago

Tried it today and it turned out really good

Ayushi Prakash2 years ago

so simple and yummy

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