Dal tadka

By Lakshmi Bala  |  31st Jan 2018  |  
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About Dal tadka Recipe

This is a simple dal, to be served with some roti or rice.

Dal tadka is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Dal tadka by Lakshmi Bala is a step by step process by which you can learn how to make Dal tadka at your home. It is an easy recipe which is best to understand for the beginners. Dal tadka is a dish which comes from Gujarat cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 5 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Dal tadka takes 20 minute for the preparation and 30 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Dal tadka make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Dal tadka will be the best option for you. The flavor of Dal tadka is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Dal tadka at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

Dal tadka

Ingredients to make Dal tadka

  • Toor dal 1/4 cup
  • moong dal 1/4
  • turmeric pinch
  • salt to taste
  • tomatoes 2
  • green chillies 4
  • ginger chopped 1 tsp
  • garlic chopped 4
  • For tadka
  • butter 2 tsp
  • hing pinch
  • 2 dry chillies
  • Cuminseeds 1 tsp
  • onion seeds 1 tsp

How to make Dal tadka

  1. Soak all the dals for 20 mins.
  2. Pressure cook the dal with required amount of water, until boiled.
  3. Heat some butter in a kadhai.
  4. Add cumin and onion seeds.
  5. Add chopped garlic and ginger, let them smell.
  6. Saute well
  7. Add chopped tomatoes and mix.
  8. Saute well
  9. Add green chillies, hing, mix well.
  10. Add salt
  11. Add cooked dal and mix well. Once the dal has simmered enough, serve.

Reviews for Dal tadka (1)

Maithili Iyer2 years ago

Simple yet delicious.

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