Carrot and Moong Dal Pulao
by Tarla Dalal
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Perfect for hurried mornings when you want something simple yet flavourful to carry along to work, or on a tired night when you want to prepare a nutritious dinner for your family in a jiffy. With carrots and moong dal for colour, texture and good health, and assorted spices for flavour, this quick and easy Carrot and Moong Dal Pulao makes a wholesome meal. Serve with a tomato-based subzi on days when you have time, or with just a bowl of curds and lots of love when you are in a rush.
- Heat the oil in a pressure cooker, add the cloves, cinnamon and bayleaf and sauté on a medium flame for a few seconds. Add the onions and chilli powder and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
- Add the carrots, rice, moong dal, salt and 2 cups of water, mix well and pressure cook for 2 whistles.
- Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid.
- Serve hot with fresh curds.
Nutrient values per serving
|Vitamin A||301.8 mcg|
|Vitamin B1||0.1 mg|
|Vitamin B2||0 mg|
|Vitamin B3||1.1 mg|
|Vitamin C||2.2 mg|
|Folic Acid||16.1 mcg|
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