CooQ : Recipe: Tidali Dal

Tidali Dal

Sindhi | Mains

Green gram
152 calories/serving
30 mins
A popular lentils dish from Sindhi, Indian cuisine that is creamy and flavorful.
Recipe by:
Sanjeev Kapoor Khazana


1. Heat a pressure cooker, add split green gram, split skinless bengal gram, split skinless pigeon pea, onion, tomato, curry leaves, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, salt, green chillies and 3 cups water and mix well.

2. Cover the cooker with a lid and pressure cook the gram mixture till 4-5 whistles are released.

3. Open the lid of the cooker once the pressure reduces completely. stir well. take the cooker off the heat.

4. For the tempering, heat ghee in a pan, add garlic and sauté till the garlic turns golden brown.

5. Add the prepared gram mixture and mix well. cook for a minute and take the pan off the heat.

6. Transfer the dal into bowl. garnish with coriander sprig and serve hot with steamed rice.

By Sanjeev Kapoor Khazana