Dhal Makhani

A true Punjabi dhal, earthy and wholesome, made with black lentils and kidney beans in a wonderfully rich, buttery sauce.

Dhal Makhani

A true Punjabi dhal, earthy and wholesome, made with black lentils and kidney beans in a wonderfully rich, buttery sauce.

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

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By Sobha Kesavan

Published On: 26 Dec 2014

Rating: 3
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30 Minutes
Served : 6
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Ingredients

  • MasoorDhall - 2 cups
    Red Chilli powder - 2 tspns
    Turmeric Powder - 1 tspn
    Garam Masala powder - 1tspns.
    Coriander Powder - 3 – 4 tspns.
    Sliced Ginger & Garlic - 2tspns.
    Sliced Onion (savala) - 1 No.
    Crushed Tomato - 2 Nos.
    Oil - As required
    Salt - To taste
    Butter - 100Gms (approximately)

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 1

Cook the Masoor dhal in a pressure cooker

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Step 2 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 2

Heat Oil in a Kadai (Cheenachatti) and then add the crushed Tomato, sliced Onion, Garlic and Ginger into the oil and mix it for about 5 minutes

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Step 3 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 3

Then add Coriander powder, Red Chilli powder, Turmeric Powder and Garam Masala powder and stir it well

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Step 4 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 4

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Step 5 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 5

When the colour of the mix turns into brown, add the cooked MasoorDhall, stir it

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Step 6 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 6

Add required quantity of Waterand Salt and allow to boil the mix further for about 5 minutes

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Step 7 Dhal Makhani Recipe

Step 7

Add Butter into the cooked mix

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