Mung Bean Sprouts – Moong Dal Sprouts

There is nothing easier than growing your own mung bean sprouts. Mung bean sprouts are a culinary vegetable grown by sprouting mung beans. All you need is some mung beans/ whole green gram lentils known as whole moong dal in hindi, a colander or a mixing bowl, a lid and some water. Mung bean sprouts can be used in salads, soups, in dumplings or stir-fried as a side dish to be eaten with tortillas. After figuring out how easy it is …

Instant Pot Kashmiri Dal – Moong Dal

Instant Pot Kashmiri Dal – Moong Dal This one-pot healthy and AUTHENTIC Instant Pot Kashmiri Dal – Moong Dal is so delicious, it’s sure to become a basic recipe in your home! This Instant Pot Kashmiri Dal – Moong Dal is creamy, hearty, and made with just twelve ingredients! If you want a lentil soup that will quickly become a treasured recipe, I propose giving it a try. This recipe skips the step of sautéing onions, or tomatoes. In fact, it doesn’t …

Instant Pot Dal Lasooni – Garlic Lentil Soup

Have you ever had Instant Pot Dal Lasooni – Garlic Lentil Soup before? Because if you haven’t, well, you’re pretty much missing out on something awesome here. If you love the sharp taste of garlic, then you have come to the right place. Garlicky goodness with dal in a one-pot meal is a perfect week-day meal. I don’t know why, but I especially like dals.  Probably because they are easy to make, protein packed, and filling. I have to say, I …

Instant Pot Mooli Dal – White Radish Lentil Soup

Let’s just cut to the chase: I’m here to tell you that this Instant Pot Mooli Dal – White Radish Lentil Soup is the easiest lentil recipe ever. Finally, get a family favorite meal on the table fast on week nights! Mooli dal might seem BORING, but….c’mon, imagine having veggies in the lentil soup that the kiddos can eat without complaining!  I am always looking at making fast and tasty meals, without too much effort. That’s when the instant pot …

Sookhi Palak Dal – Instant Pot Dry Spinach Lentil

A delicious Sookhi Palak Dal – Instant Pot Dry Spinach Lentil recipe to warm your soul. This dish is not like a stew or a soup but instead it is dry, and loaded with spinach. It doesn’t require onions or tomatoes and is very simple to put together real quickly in an instant pot. Sometimes, a simple recipe is all we need to satisfy our hearts! It literally takes about 20 minutes to make this. This simple lentil dish is …

Instant Pot Palak Dal – Spinach Lentil Soup

If you’re looking to ease up your meals and make something simple and quick, this one-pot healthy Instant Pot Palak Dal – Spinach Lentil Soup recipe is for you! It’s one of my all-time favorite dal and I hope you like it too.   The base for this lovely, everyday lentil soup is toor dal / arhar dal (pigeon pea lentil) coupled with hearty spinach (palak) for plenty of plant-based fiber and flavor.   In the actual recipe lentils and …

Instant Pot Amti Dal – Sweet and Sour Maharashtrian Dal

Instant Pot Amti Dal – Sweet and Sour Maharashtrian Dal is traditionally made with toor dal / arhar dal (pigeon pea lentil). If you have tried some of my other dal recipes like Sultani dal, or Methi dal you will find that those dals are of thick consistency. Those are North Indian/Punjabi dals and are meant to be thick. The consistency of this dal is supposed to be thin and slightly watery. In the original recipe the dal is pressure cooked …

Gujarati Khatti Meethi Dal – Instant Pot Sweet & Sour Lentils

This Gujarati Khatti Meethi Dal – Instant Pot Sweet & Sour Lentils – instant pot dal is the BOMB ya’ll. As the name suggests it is sweet and sour. If you have been following my previous posts you will notice that I make a lot of dal. It is a quick fix, packed with protein and is a complete meal with rice/roti, yogurt, and veggies on the side. I grew up eating a lot of Gujarati food. My closest friend …