Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Cabbage Pappu/ Dal


Toor Dal/ Kandi pappu - 1 rice cup
Cabbage - 1/4 size (chopped finely)
Green chillies - 6 no. (sliced round)
Turmeric - 1/2 tsp
Water - 2 and 1/2 rice cups

Cook these in pressure cooker with weight on, until smooth. Remove, add salt to taste and mash well.


Oil + Ghee - 1 tbsp
Mustard seeds - 3/4 tsp
Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp
Red chillies - 4 no. (split in half)
Curry leaves - 1 sprig
Garlic pods - 4no. (smashed lightly)

Tamarind paste - 1 flat tsp


Do seasoning in the order given above, add tamarind paste cook for a min. To that add cooked dal mixture, add 1/2 rice cup water and bring to boil once and switch off. Serve.

Serve with Rice, SaggubiyyamVadiyalu or Poppadums, Ghee and Yoghurt on side.

© 2008 by Rajani Rayudu


Sandeep P said...

I tried this - it came out pretty good :)

Rajani Rayudu said...

Hi Sandeep,

Thanks for your feed back! I am glad you liked it, my favorite simple dal.


Anonymous said...

Hi, I tries this out and it was simple yet very tasty. Thanks for the great recipe.

- sharmila

Rajani Rayudu said...

Hi SHarmila,

Thanks for your feed back. I am glad you like my version of cabbage dal. Keep posting your feed back.......


harshavegiraju said...

I am gonna try it Today...Looking forward to posting a comment.

Praveen B@ndi said...

I tried this...very frnds loved it... thanq...soooooooo much....

Rajani Rayudu said...

Hi Praveen,

thanks for your feed back. Isn't it simple to make. I am glad you loved making it to your friends.


Anonymous said...

Vitamins/Proteins together makes this dish special....Too quick to prepare but a tasty & healthy dish..Garnish with coriander leaves for the perfection.

Thank you.

Anonymous said...

thanku for ur informATION RANJANI

Bhaskar said...

Yes it is good recipe comes from olden days