How to make Green Moong Tepenade -

Green moong and olive dip that goes well with any bread.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Boiled Green Moong, Olives (ऑलिव / जैतून)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Green Moong Tepenade

Green Moong Tepenade Recipe Card


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Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Green Moong Tepenade Recipe

  • Boiled Green Moong (soaked and boiled with salt) 2 cups

  • Olives chopped 1/2 cup

  • Black olives chopped 1/2 cup

  • Extra virgin olive oil 5 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Lemon zest grated 1 teaspoon

  • French bread (baguette) 1

  • Curly parsley 2-3 sprigs

  • Crushed red chillies 1/2 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat 2 tbsps extra virgin olive oil in a non stick pan. Add green and black olives along with boiled green gram and mix. Mash them lightly. Add salt and lemon zest and mix well.

Step 2

Cut diagonal slices of French bread. Transfer the mixture into a bowl. Chop curly parsley and add to the mixture. Add crushed red chillies, lemon juice and remaining extra virgin olive oil and mix well.

Step 3

Arrange bread slices on a serving platter. Make quennels of the tapenade and keep over each slice. Drizzle extra virgin olive oil over them and serve.

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