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Friday, September 6, 2019


Soaked Chana dal ..1 cup
Water ..3cups
Oil..2 tbsp
Urad dal ..1tbsp
Mustard seeds..1 tsp
Jeera..1 tsp
Red chilli slits..Of 2 no.s
Green chillies..5 no.s..Made in to slits
Asafoetida..1 pinch
Curry leaves chop..Of 2 twigs
  • Place 1 cup of washed and soaked whole chana dal,in Insta pot separator,add 3 cups of water,1/2 andtsp salt,and  pressure cook for 11 minutes,switch in manual Mode,with pressure valve closed.

  • After done..Switch off it..But leave it as it is..For 10 minutes.

  • After 10 minutes pressure release and take the IP separator out.

  • Strain the excess water,and keep it aside.

  • Again  wash and thoroughly dap the  IP seperator with a tissue ,and place in IP.

  • And Switch to Saute mode manually,and add oil to it..After it is heated add the seasoning materials one by one,year dal,next the remaining,lastly curry leaves chop.

  • After the seasoning is done,add cooked whole chana dal,mix well..

  • Add required  table salt..Mix well ,switch off.
  • Take care take the separator out,or it may burn.
  • Transfer in to other vessel,when it is cool..
  • A bit care and speed should be taken while Sauteing the seasoning,or else burnt smell will be carrying with the food.
Here you go

Goes well as a bhog prasadam offer in puja,snack ,or with steamed rice..

Tuesday, August 13, 2019




Gongura pappu is a delicious daal with a tangy touch goes with rice and rotis in daily menu.
Tur dal ..1 cup..roasted and washed well
Gongura leaves ..2 cups..cleaned and washed well
Tomato 1 large
If using Tomato,add the chopped tomato to the dal mixture and pressure cook.
Oil ..2 tbsp for tadka
Mustard seeds ..1 tsp
Methi seeds..a pinch
Garlic ..1 tbsp..finely chopped
Red chillies..2..made into slits
Green chillies..5 to 6..slits taste
1.Pressure cook tur dal and gongura leaves ,and green chilli slits,with 1:2 and 1/4water for 2 whistles.
2.After cooling keep it aside.
3.Make Tadka,place a pan on the stove and add oil to it..
4.Add mustard seeds,methi,red chilli slits,and when they crackle add garlic chop and fry well.
5.Next add cooked tur dal gongura leaves mixture to the tadka.
6.Mix well.Now add tamarind paste,cook for 5 to 8  minutes,lastly add Salt. 
7.Add half spoon of chilli powder too,if your choice for more spicy ness.. Switch off the stove.

8.Serve with food.