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Thursday, October 13, 2011

Capsicum Lentil Curry - A Microwave Recipe

This Capsicum and Dal curry is done with coconut sauce.This Curry can be a perfect taste-match with Steamed Rice and Rasam and Indian Breads.Tastes so good as it is done with selective spices.This can be done in 12 mins cooking time.Here is the recipe for u to try and taste it at home.This Capsicum Dal Curry goes with Steamed Rice and Rasam or Indian Breads.Enjoy Easy Cooking at home!.Enjoy ur Meal!.BonAppetit!.

Capsicum Lentil Curry - Capsicum and Dal done with coconut sauce

Ingredients :

1 Capsicum - cut into bite sized pieces
1/2 cup boiled and mashed Toor dhal
1 onion - sliced fine
1 big tomato - finely chopped
2 red chillies
1/2 tsp mustard seeds
a pinch of subji masala powder - optional
a pinch of turmeric powder
2 tbsp ground masala (2 tbsp grated coconut with 2 green chillies and 1/4 tsp cumin seeds)
2 tsp refined oil
1 cup water
few curry leaves
few coriander leaves

Directions :

    1.Take a microwave-safe bowl,add refined oil,mustard seeds,red chillies,chopped onions,chopped tomatoes and curry leaves.Mix it well and Microwave this on high for 2 mins.
    2.Take the bowl out and add capsicum pieces,turmeric powder,subji masala powder and half a cup of water and mix well.Microwave this on high for 5 mins till the capsicum gets 3/4th cooked.
    3.Add the mashed dal,coconut paste,salt and the coriander leaves .Add the remaining half cup water and mix well.Microwave this on high for 3-4 mins more.(If u need this  soft and tender,add 100 ml water more and microwave this on medium-high for 4 more mins).
    4.Serve this Capsicum Dal Curry with Steamed Rice and Rasam or Indian Breads.

16 comments:

SouthIndianHome said...

Curry looks super delicious.thanks for sharing the microwave version

Rachel said...

nice to see a fellow Chennaite. And I am yet to make a curry that has lentils and capsicum. TIme I gave it a try.

Priti said...

Nice combo and looks very delicious

SpicyTasty said...

looks super delicious..

Jean said...

Mouth-watering pics!

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

A simple homely dish which would be great with just plain rice and curd dear..looks yum yum:)

Mélange said...

Awesome and rich curry.Healthy too !

athira said...

Looks simple and super....

Treat and Trick said...

Looks awesome and fast to cook too!

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kranthi said...

nice recipe. looking good

S.Menaga said...

looks delicious..never tried this way!!

sibi said...

Yes...12 minutes...too tempting to taste it!

மாய உலகம் said...

looks super delicious..

Krithi's Kitchen said...

Lovely subji for rotis.. thanks for the MW version...
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Neha said...

Curry looks yummy...easy to prepare and delicious...

Aakash Kokz said...

Hi,

Wonderful recipe. The coriander leaves on it look very beautiful.

Aakash Kokz,
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