Thursday, May 26, 2011

TADKA DAL





















































INGREDIENTS

Moong Dal (whole green) : 1 cup
Onion : 2 pieces (big size - finely chopped)
Cauliflower : 1/2 bowl (small size)
Carrot : 1/2 bowl (small size)
Salt : 1 tsp (as per taste)
Chilly powder : 1 tsp
Cumin powder : 1/4 tsp
Coriander powder : 1/4 tsp
Egg : 1 piece
Ghee : 1/2 tsp
Garam masala : 1/4 tsp


PREPARATION

• Soak dal for 7-8 hours
• Boil the dal in pressure cooker
• Cut carrot and cauliflower into small pieces
• Pour 5-6 tsp of oil in a kadai
• Add onion and stir it well for 5-10 minutes
• Add carrot and cauliflower and stir it for 10-15 minutes
• Add salt, turmeric powder, cumin powder, coriander powder and chilly powder and mix it well
• Cover the kadai for 5-10 minutes
• Open the lid and pour dal then mix it well
• Stir it for 5-10 minutes and add little water
• Cover the kadai for few minutes
• Open the lid and stir it
• Take the egg and just pour over the tadka and mix it well
• Scatter garam masala
• Serve tadka dal with roti/paratha

26 comments:

  1. Nothing likes dal n chawal ...looks so yum

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  2. Tadka dal is my more comfort food...like your version n presentation like smiley icon :) cute...

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  3. Tons of protein going in there,healthy and yummy dal.

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  4. Happy and smiling dal looks so flavorful...

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  5. Comfort food. Never added cauliflower to dal .. got to try it out soon.

    Vardhini
    VardhinisKitchen

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  6. Hmmm.... looks yummy and delicious.

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  7. Dal looks delicious...adding cauliflower and eggs is an interesting twist to the regular tadka dal...will try soon

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  8. woooh!! all I need is some hot parathas to finish it off..
    Sunanda's Kitchen

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  9. Yumm comforting dal,looks inviting,love the addition of cauliflower..

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  10. very different version..sounds nice..:)

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  11. आपकी उम्दा प्रस्तुति कल शनिवार (28.05.2011) को "चर्चा मंच" पर प्रस्तुत की गयी है।आप आये और आकर अपने विचारों से हमे अवगत कराये......"ॐ साई राम" at http://charchamanch.blogspot.com/
    चर्चाकार:Er. सत्यम शिवम (शनिवासरीय चर्चा)

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  12. very interesting and tempting dal,luks delicious...

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  13. I had it first after my marriage only. And just fell in love with the taste. yours looking very inviting

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  14. The dal looks so delicious and tempting...I really want to taste it with rice!

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  15. Yummy and flavorful dal..comfort food.

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  16. Super delicious n comforting dal tadka! A great blend of ingredients!
    US Masala

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  17. Thadka dal is my hubbies favorite, just awesome.

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  18. Delicious and comforting dal aipi!

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  19. Looks yummy! Adding veggies with whole moong dhal is new to me!

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  20. Liked the variation in this.
    I must try it out this way.

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  21. Babli Ami sighri Dhaba Khulchhi. Opening day te tumi thakbe advisor hisebe tadka banonor team er jonneye

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  22. Healthy, delicious dal :) Loved the addition of egg...
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  23. Hi Babli!
    Sorry for the absence, but the season has been too busy here in Lisbon...

    Didn't manage to comment on your other Blog... Error 503... ;)

    Blogtrotter Two is gone to Corsica... Enjoy and have a superb weekend!!

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