Monday, September 14, 2009

Cherupayar (Moong Dal) Mezhukkupuratty


Ingredients:

  • Moong Dal 1 cup
  • Shallots 5 to 10
  • Garlic 5 to 10 pods
  • Crushed dry chilly 2 Tbsp
  • Turmeric pdr 1/2 Tsp
  • Garam masala 1/2 Tsp
  • Mustard seeds
  • Curry leaves
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Oil

Soak dal for 2 to 3 hours. Clean and cook it with little turmeric and salt. Crushed dry chilly, shallots and garlic. Heat oil in a pan and add mustard. When it splutters, add the crushed shallots and garlic. Saute till it turns golden brown. Reduce the heat and add the dry chilly, curry leaves, turmeric pdr, garam masala and salt. Mix it and add the dal. Cover and cook it for another 5 mins.

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25 comments:

  1. Good to have at tea time....nice click..

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  2. Such a nutritious dish, looks yummy!

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  3. Hi Teena,thanks for ur comment:)Moong dal is very healthy and this Mezhukkupuratti looks delicious!!!

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  4. Hi teena, thanks for visiting my blog and for ur comment. nice click and looks delicious.

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  5. such a simple and delicious dish!!...wanna try this one someday!

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  6. New to me...looks yummy...nice presentation too...

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  7. teena, i saw all ur recipes....looks yummy,new,delicious and nice click dear. will often visit ur blog. Definitely i will try some of ur recipes.

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  8. Ah i too make this in similar way..love moong dal and shallots together dry..yumm

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  9. Hey Tina....
    Thanks for visiting my blog and for lovely comments!
    Mezhukkupuratti looks absolutely lovely!Healthy and delicious too.

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  10. I tried your carrot pachadi recipe it came out very well.. Thanks Tina.
    I have posted it on my blog:-)

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  11. Hai tina,i am new to blog...i would like to know that how ca i add tags to blogpot.com

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  12. a differnt version for chundal..looks yummy

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  13. healthy n yummy snack! that new pic of yours in the kerala saree is very nice :)

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  14. adipolii..njan minus garam masala ithu undakkarundu..my fav combo with some rice n moru..mm..oru omlette koodi..hehe..:D
    pinne..comment form edukkumbo oru spam window keri varunnundee..onnu nokkikoluu..

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  15. looks yumm Tina...kanjiyude koode kushall....

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  16. Hi tina, nice blog...
    And thanx for telling such a simple, and healthy dish..
    You yourself look very sweet..

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  17. ithu kollatto.. :)i make in a different way nt mezhukkupuratti.. :)

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  18. I baked my version of butter cookies last week.It gets over within a day as my kids love it.

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  19. hi Teena......
    i'm a new visitor of ur blog...yesterday i tried this &came out very well...thanks for the recepie....

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