Spinach With Masoor Dal

Spinach/Paalak cooked with Masoor dal

Spinach With Masoor Dal

Spinach/Paalak cooked with Masoor dal

Category : Vegetarian, Curries

By jayashi s

Published On: 16 Aug 2002

Rating: 4
4 Votes, 4 Reviews
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20 Minutes
Served : 4
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Step 1

Wash paalak (spinach) thoroughly, and chop it finely.

Step 2

Wash masoor dal.

Step 3

Put both in a pressure cooker and cook for 20 mins.(up to 3 whistles.)

Step 4

Heat oil in a pan.

Step 5

Add ginger/garlic paste, coriander powder, red chillies, turmeric powder and salt.

Step 6

Stir till the raw smell of ginger /garlic goes and the oil starts to leave the sides of the pan.

Step 7

Add cooked masoor dal and paalak.

Step 8

Add pure ghee and cook for another 5 mins.

Step 9

:-Serve hot with Plain Rice, Papad and fried "Dahi - Mirchi".

meenakshi meyyappan

it came out very well and it was tasty i added 1 tomato with that which gave me a different taste thnks for the recipe


Not good at all!!!! I think when coriander powder is added, it gave off a slightly bitter taste


Too good.... liked it best coz it`s so easy to make.

Shiny Vinod

it was a pretty simple recipe and tasty too

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