How to make Lentil And Coriander Soup -

A tasty soup made from lentil and coriander.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Split Red Lentil, Fresh Coriander Leaves (ताज़ा हरा धनिया)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Soups

Lentil And Coriander Soup

Lentil And Coriander Soup Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Lentil And Coriander Soup Recipe

  • Split Red Lentil 3/4 cup

  • Fresh Coriander Leaves 1 tablespoon

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Ginger chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic chopped 5 cloves

  • Spring onion greens chopped 2

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1/2 cup

  • Coconut milk 1/2 cup


Step 1

Pick, wash and soak Masoor dal. Chop onions, ginger and garlic.

Step 2

Heat olive oil in a pan. Add onion and sauté till transluscent.

Step 3

Add ginger,garlic, and spring onion leaves and sauté well. Add dal and mix well.

Step 4

Add water/stock (300ml), salt, crushed pepper corns bring to a boil and let it cook covered. Or pressure cook.

Step 5

Add coconut milk and half the chopped coriander leaves and simmer.

Step 6

Remove from the heat and cool. Blend the dal in a mixer. Reheat the pureed dal.

Step 7

Add water/stock to correct the consistency. Serve hot garnished with the remaining chopped coriander leaves.

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