Nourishing Moong Soup ( Weight Loss After Pregnancy )
by Tarla Dalal
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Moong soup, subtly flavoured with curry leaves and lemon juice, this moong soup is easily digestible and high on energy. Carrots and paneer increase the protein and vitamin a content making this soup a great starter to meals.
- Clean and wash the moong, add 5 cups of water and pressure cook for 3 to 4 whistles.
- Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid.
- Heat the oil in a deep non-stick pan and add the cumin seeds.
- When the seeds crackle, add the curry leaves, asafoetida and moong(along with water), mix well and bring to boil.
- Add the lemon juice and mix well. Serve hot garnished with coriander.
- To enhance the nutritive value of the soup, add ¼ cup of low-fat chopped paneer and ¼ cup of grated carrots after step 4 and simmer till the carrots are tender.
Nutrient values per serving
|Energy|| 80 calories|
|Protein|| 4.9 gm|
|Carbohydrates|| 11.6 gm|
|Fat|| 1.5 gm|
|Calcium|| 27.9 mg|
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