Borir Jhal | How to make Borir Jhal

By Swati Mookherjee  |  28th Apr 2017  |  
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About Borir Jhal Recipe

A Bengali veg dish.

Borir Jhal is an authentic dish which is perfect to serve on all occasions. The Borir Jhal is delicious and has an amazing aroma. Borir Jhal by Swati Mookherjee will help you to prepare the perfect Borir Jhal in your kitchen at home. Borir Jhal needs 5 minutes for the preparation and 10 minutes for cooking. In the BetterButter app, you will find the step by step process of cooking Borir Jhal. This makes it easy to learn how to make the delicious Borir Jhal. In case you have any questions on how to make the Borir Jhal you can comment on the page below. The "What's cooking" feature on the BetterButter app can help you connect with our home chefs like Swati Mookherjee. Borir Jhal will surely satisfy the taste buds of your guests and you will get compliments from your guests.

Borir Jhal

Ingredients to make Borir Jhal

  • Lentils (spilt urad)dumplings 12 nos.
  • mustard seed 1tblsp
  • poppy seeds 2tblsp
  • Green chilli 6/7
  • tomato, chopped 1
  • onion seed 1/2tsp
  • mustard oil as required

How to make Borir Jhal

  1. Heat oil in a pan, add dumplings, simmer the heat, fry till reddish brown, keep aside.
  2. Add onion seed to temper in the same oil, after the aroma, comes out add chopped tomato, add salt and a little sugar, keep sauntering till the tomato melts.
  3. Mean while make a paste of mustard seeds, poppy seeds and green chilli.
  4. Add a little water, turmeric, a little salt again.boil in high heat.
  5. Add the fried dumplings when the water is reduced,don't boil too much, as the dumplings will break.
  6. Add the paste and mustard oil Quickly stir and switch off the gas so as to retain the raw flavour of seed and mustard oil.
  7. Add slitted green chilli and cover with a lid for few mins.
  8. Serve with hot rice

My Tip:

You can make this with other lentils also. You can even add potatoes if required.

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