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Masoor Bhaath

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Whole masoor and rice cooked with spices to make a delicious pulao.

This recipe is contributed by Member Vidya Satish.

Preparation Time : 11-15 minutes

Cooking time : 16-20 minutes

Servings : 4

Masoor Bhaath

Main Ingredients

Red lentils,, Green chillies

Cuisine

Maharashtrian

Course

Noodles and Pastas

Level Of Cooking

Medium

Ingredients

  • Red lentils, soaked
    1/2 cup
  • Green chillies
    3
  • Garlic
    4-5 cloves
  • Ginger
    1 inch piece
  • Oil
    3 tablespoons
  • Cumin seeds
    1 teaspoon
  • Onions, chopped
    2 medium
  • Turmeric powder
    1 teaspoon
  • Garam masala powder
    2 tablespoons
  • Salt
    to taste
  • Basmati rice
    1 cup
  • coriander leaves, chopped
    2 tablespoons

Method

Step 1


Grind green chillies, garlic and ginger to make a fine paste.

Step 2


Heat the oil in a pressure cooker and add cumin seeds. When it starts spluttering add chopped onions and fry those till transculent.

Step 3


Add the green chilli-garlic paste and saute for two minutes.Add the masoor and saute for a minute. Add rice, turmeric powder, garam masala, salt and saute for a minute.

Step 4


Add two cups boiled water, cover and pressure cook it till three whistles.Serve hot garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

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