Urad Dal With Spinach Video by Tarla Dalal

Viewed 7465 times

Lightly spiced with green chillies and coriander, this unusual mix of urad dal and spinach carries a healthy dose of b-complex vitamins. For a truly fulfilling experience, eat with hot parathas.

  

Recipe Description for Urad Dal With Spinach ( Nutritious Recipe For Pregnancy)

Preparation Time: 
Cooking Time: 
Makes 2 servings
Show me for servings


Ingredients

1/2 cup urad dal (split black lentils) , soaked for 1 hour and drained
1 cup finely chopped spinach (palak)
salt to taste
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tbsp oil
1/2 tsp caraway seeds (shahjeera)
1/2 cup finely chopped onions
1/2 cup finely chopped tomatoes
2 tsp finely chopped green chillies
1/2 tsp chilli powder
2 tsp lemon juice

Method
  1. Combine the urad dal with approx. 1 cup of water, salt and turmeric powder in a deep non-stick kadhai, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 10 to 12 minutes, till the dal is cooked and soft. Keep aside.
  2. Heat the oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the caraway seeds and sauté on a medium flame for a few seconds.
  3. Add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  4. Add the tomatoes, green chillies, chilli powder, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 to 3 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  5. Add the spinach, 1 tbsp of water, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute , while stirring occasionally.
  6. Add the salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  7. Add the prepared urad dal and lemon juice, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  8. Serve hot.
Nutrient values per serving
EnergyProteinCHOFatFolic Acid
182 cal 10.1 gm 25.2 gm 4.6 gm 98.0 mg

REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.

Login Name
Password

Forgot Login / Passowrd?Click here

If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with Tarladalal.com, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new Tarladalal.com account will be created.

Your Rating


Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.

Are you sure you want to delete this review ?