Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower | How to make Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower

By Paramita Majumder  |  22nd Feb 2018  |  
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  • Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower, How to make Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower
Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flowerby Paramita Majumder
  • Prep Time

    15

    mins
  • Cook Time

    15

    mins
  • Serves

    6

    People

3

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About Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower Recipe

One of my favourite bengali recipe using banana flower.

Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower

Ingredients to make Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower

  • banana flower 1 medium
  • moong dal 3/4 cup
  • mustard oil
  • turmeric powder 1/4 tsp
  • cumin Powder 1/2 Tsp
  • coriander powder 1/2 tsp
  • Green chilli 3
  • hing 1/4 tsp
  • salt as per taste
  • ghee 1 tsp
  • Garam masala whole ( cardamom 3, clove 2, cinnamon 1/2 inch , bay leaf 2)
  • Garam masala powder 1/4 tsp
  • Paanchphoron 1/2 tsp
  • Dry red chilli 1-2

How to make Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower

  1. Separate each florets of banana flower , leave the innermost soft part
  2. Take each florets , break the head
  3. Like this , do the same process for all the florets , it will take 10 minutes . Now chop all of them .
  4. Pressure cook for 2 whistle in low heat with salt and water . Drain all the water in colander
  5. In the pressure cooker heat mustard oil , add paanchphoron , whole garam masala and dry red chilli. Let them crackle .
  6. Add cumin powder , coriander powder , tumeric powder , salt and little water , saute until aromatic
  7. Add slit green chilli and noong dal . Saute in low heat until dal turns aromatic.
  8. Add boiled banana flowers and salt, saute again in low heat
  9. Add 2 1/2 cups of warm water
  10. Cook until 2 whistle in medium heat
  11. Once the vapour is released , open pressure cooker check salt. Add ghee and sprinkle garam masala.
  12. Serve hot with rice

Reviews for Mochar Dal / Moong Dal with banana flower (1)

Shelly Sharma9 months ago

Deliciously amazing.
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