Maa Ki Dal By Ranveer Brar

Maa Ki Dal

Indian cuisine is blessed with a variety of dals which are regularly cooked in Indian households. Chef Ranveer Brar presents the recipe for Maa Ki Dal, a side dish made with masoor dal. This dal cooked with tomatoes and tempered with ghee will melt in your mouth.
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Cooking Time

15-20 Min

Meal Type


Preparation Time

5-10 Min



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  • 4 finely chopped onions
  • 2 finely chopped tomatoes
  • 4 - 5 amritsari wadi
  • 8 - 9 tbsp ghee
  • 1 ½ cup masoor dal
  • water as required
  • salt as per taste
  • 3 inch ginger
  • 2 green chillies
  • 6 cloves garlic
  • 2 - 3 tbsp ghee
  • ½ tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds
  • ½ tsp fennel seeds
  • coriander leaves


  1. 1

    Heat ghee in a pan and fry Amritsari wadis and grind them into a fine powder.
  2. 2

    Heat ghee in a pressure cooker and add masoor dal, ground wadis and mix well.
  3. 3

    Add water, salt, ginger and chilli paste and mix well. Pressure cook the dal until done.
  4. 4

    Heat ghee in a pan and saute ginger-garlic-chilli paste, finely chopped onions, turmeric powder chilli powder and tomatoes.
  5. 5

    Add the cooked dal to the pan and mix well. Heat ghee in another pan and add coriander and fennel seeds and pour the tempering over the dal.
  6. 6

    Garnish the dal with coriander. Maa ki Dal is ready to serve.

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