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Lentil soup recipe

    Lentil soup recipe,a healthy low calorie soup and a quite filling one too perfect for diet watchers. Today i wanted to make some some soup and i tried this soup from tarla dalal recipe book, and it came out very well. According to the recipe the soup was made with masoor dal. Since i don’t have masoor dal at home, I replaced that with yellow moong dal.
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Lentil soup recipe

Lentil soup recipe

  • Recipe Cusine: Indian
  • Prep Time: 10 Minutes
  • Cook time: 25 Minutes
  • Serves: 3-4
  • Author: Jeyashri
  • Recipe Category: Lunch | Dinner
  • Description: Lentil soup recipe,a healthy low calorie soup and a quite filling one too perfect for diet watchers.

     Yellow moong dal  1/4 cup
     Onion  3
     Tomato   3
     Garlic  3-4 cloves
     Red chili powder  1/4 tsp
     Oil  1 tsp
    Salt  as needed
    Cooked rice  1 tsp
   Lemon juice  2 tsp

lentil soup

Method with step by step pictures :

  • Soak moong dal in water for 10 mins.
  • Cut the onion and tomatoes into big pieces.
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    • In a pressure cooker, add oil and add the onions.
    • Saute for 2 mins.

  • Now add the tomatoes and garlic and saute for 2 mins.
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  • Now add the red chilli powder and salt to this.
  • Add the moong dal now.
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  • Add 4 cups of water and pressure cook till 3 whistles.
  • When it is done allow this to cool.
  • Grind this in a mixie and bring it to a nice boil.
  • Add water to adjust the soup consistency.
  • Add lemon juice to this, after switching off the stove.
  • Add the cooked rice  while serving.(This is Optional).

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36 COMMENTS

  1. Hi Jeyashri ,

    Thanks for the recipe tried it for s.day dinner …Wow we enjoyed it so much …the best soup for this freezing climate …I tried it with Masoor dhal ..will try soon with moong dhal too …
    Thanks once again…

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