Tomato- Masoor Dal Curry


1 cup masoor dal/ red lentils
1/2 cup onion, finely chopped
1 tsp garlic, finely chopped
1/2 cup tomato, finely chopped
1/2 tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
1 tbsp ghee
1 tsp mustard seeds
1/2 tsp cumin seeds
1 tbsp coriander leaves, chopped


  1. Cook dal by adding enough water and keep it aside.
  2. Heat ghee in a pan and splutter mustard seeds and cumin seeds. 
  3. Add chopped onion and garlic and saute well.
  4. Then add chopped tomatoes, chilli powder, turmeric powder and salt, mix well and saute for few minutes.
  5. Add cooked dal into this, stir well and allow to boil. Add chopped coriander leaves and serve hot…
Recipe Source: Vanitha


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