Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi Video

Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi Video

Viewed 5025 times

Everyday fare, the Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi Video is a wealth of good health. Rich in protein and folic acid, thanks to chana dal and doodhi, this subzi can be prepared easily and quickly provided you have soaked the dal earlier.


Recipe Description for Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi

Soaking Time:  2 hours
Preparation Time: 
Cooking Time: 
Makes 4 servings
Show me for servings


For Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi
2 cups bottle gourd (doodhi / lauki) cubes
1/2 cup chana dal (split bengal gram) , soaked for 2 hours and drained
salt to taste
1 tsp oil
1/2 tsp mustard seeds ( rai / sarson)
1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
a pinch of asafoetida (hing)
1/2 cup chopped tomatoes
1 tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tsp coriander-cumin seeds (dhania-jeera) powder

For The Garnish
1 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)


For dudhi and chana dal sabzi

  1. To make {span class="bold1"}dudhi and chana dal sabzi{/span}, combine the bottle gourd, chana dal, salt and 1 cup of water in a pressure cooker, mix well and pressure cook for 3 whistles.
  2. Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid. Keep aside
  3. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick kadhai and add the mustard seeds and cumin seeds.
  4. When the seeds crackle, add the asafoetida and sauté on a medium flame for a few seconds.
  5. Add the tomatoes, chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander-cumin seeds powder, little salt and 1 tbsp of water and mash the tomatoes lightly using a potato masher. Mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  6. Add the bottle gourd-chana dal mixture, mix well and cook on a medium flame for another 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  7. Serve the {span class="bold1"}dudhi and chana dal sabzi{/span} hot garnished with coriander.

See step by step images of Dudhi and Chana Dal Sabzi Recipe

RECIPE SOURCE : Healthy SubzisBuy this cookbook

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

Login Name

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.

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 ?