Dal makhni | How to make Dal makhni

By Sangeeta Shrivastava  |  19th Apr 2018  |  
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About Dal makhni Recipe

Punjabi cuisine

Dal makhni

Ingredients to make Dal makhni

  • 1/2 cup sabut urad ki dal
  • 1 cup rajma
  • 2-3 onions
  • 1-3 garlic pieces
  • 1-2 green chillies
  • 1-2spoon namak or as per taste
  • 1/4 spoon lal r powder
  • 1/2 glasz of milk
  • Amul cheese
  • Chopped dania leaves or methi leaves.

How to make Dal makhni

  1. First soak rajma and dal overnight or for 5-6 hours.
  2. In a pressure cooker put them and make 4-5whistles on high flame and then cook on low flame for 20 min. Chop onions
  3. In a mixi grind tomota; green chilli with adarakh and garlic cloves.
  4. Taka a kadai and put some oil in it.
  5. Add jeera and stir for 2 min.
  6. Add chop onions and stir tilll light brown.
  7. Add tomato mash and cook it till it becomes dark red
  8. Add the boiled dal.makhni to the Kadai and mix well and cook on low flame for 5 min and tranfer the contents in.cooker.
  9. Cook for 5 minutes on low flame.
  10. Open the cooker and add 1/2 glass of milk and mix well.
  11. Add some butter and cream on top and garnish with chopped dania or kastoorri methi leaves and ur dal makhni is ready to serve.Happy Cooking!!!!

Reviews for Dal makhni (1)

Reema Garg8 months ago

Sangeeta Shrivastava
8 months ago
Thanks a lot.