Usal Easy


Usal Easy

Dish that goes wih jowar roti
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Cuisine North Indian
Servings 4 people



  • Soak horse gram dal whole night. Tie it in a muslin cloth and allow it to sprout. Usually it takes one day.
  • Cook this sprouted dal in a pressure cooker by adding enough water.
  • Cut onions and tomatoes into small pieces.
  • Heat oil in a pan.
  • Add the seasoning ingredients one by one. When it splutters, add onions and fry till golden brown.
  • Add tomatoes and fry for a few minutes.
  • Add cooked sprouted dal to it and stir well.
  • Add salt, chilly powder, little sugar and water and cook well.
  • Add grated coconut, masala powder and chopped coriander leaves before removing from the fire.
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Response (1)
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    Ashwini J October 13, 2005

    This is very good reciepe but it is not Karnataka dish, it is Maharashtrian dish..

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