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Recipes of Dal, legumes and pulses

Dal Moth

Dal Moth|Moong Dal With Moth Beans

Dal Moth~ Many of you might confuse it with the snack Dal Moth (Farsan), but this isn’t it ! Generally Sindhis relish a hearty breakfast of Dal Moong and Koki, where Dal moong being yellow moong dal topped over whole green gram. Personally I find green grams bit bland and not much appealing to my […]
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Dal Panchratni

Panchratna Dal|Mix of five lentils

Panchratni or panchratna (meaning 5 Jewelled ) dal is a mix of 5 dals, and though it is one of most favored Mughlai dal, it is equally popular in Punjabi cuisine as Dal panchmel or Dal panchratni. Though Tidali dal (Three dal mix) is more popular in Sindhi cuisine, but  occasionally this creamy and protein […]
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Black chickpeas in gravy And an interesting news for Mumbaikars

After enjoying a relaxing vacation of  my baby, from school, the life is back on routine tracks. The hectic mornings are back in fashion and the Summer blues  paved the way for Monsoon Grey (s). The weather is  turning as beautiful as one can wish for, with misty mornings, cloudy sky, drizzling rains  with intermittent […]
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Tadka dal

Tadka Dal

Who likes to mess up with life? Who loves complications? If given a choice who prefers walking on a long hurdled road to a smooth drive? Raise your hands, if you like to get in the way of things, if you like to be in a tricky situation, if trouble is a name of your […]
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Gobi Chanadal~A cabbage Bengal Gram combo

Weather is getting It had been long since Life is pretty busy nowadays Waiting for the summer vacation…Darn……finding it hard to pen down my thoughts today. So many of thoughts arising and then dwindling in my mind..at times I wonder what to share with you all and what to hold back. There had been plenty […]
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A Tale Of Two Curries ~Part Two

Sorry folks, I know I took way too much of  time to finish this tale. But then better late than never,  isn’t it? Now  without any Blah Blah (Oh how much I dislike this expression of relief on your face upon hearing this ! ) let’s jump over to the Recipe Recap: Hubby and myself […]
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Mine Vs.Yours~A Tale of Two Curries

Before you visualize a fight here, between two cooks (chefs), let me assure you to relax. Its just one of those usual arguments between My better half (he is on lesser side of that half, since I outweigh him in kilograms, not that I am proud of it, still…..) and me about deciding  the way, […]
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Dal Moong ~A healthy Breakfast

Dal Moong is a typical Sindhi Breakfast item, and is more famous as a Morning Street Food. Well, this means that generally  Dal moong , along with Dal pakwan, Makhni Dal , sold at Thelas or as street food in morning , are preferred by Sindhis . A very simple to make, Dalmoong is a […]
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toor Dal Kadhi

Toor dal Kadhi

Home Sweet Home…We all love the simple warmth and comfort of our home,don’t we? No matter how small or palatial the place we live is,no matter how many inconveniences and problems are in our paradise,but still we tend to love our home more than any other place. I too love my place,despite of all its […]
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Dal Puri ~Simple Comforts

Today I had promised myself that I won’t go ahead with my ramblings, so all the regular visitors of my Virtual Kitchen, can simply heave a sigh of relief ! But hold on……..promises are meant to be broken isn’t it? Well, I wont budge without talking about the Earth Hour, that was observed on 28th […]
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Dal Pakwan

Dal Pakwan ~The most famous Sindhi Breakfast

First of all Belated Diwali Wishes to all the visitors and I hope this Diwali was as auspicious for you all, as it should be! Well, Every one must have celebrated Diwali in some or other way……mine was buzzing full of activities and I thoroughly enjoyed that! Pre- Diwali Days went in Cleaning and scrubbing […]
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Chana salad

Chaat or Salad ?

From past few months, I have been feeling this terrible urge of attaining some super power to uproot all the maddening bad, prevailing around.I can feel a transition within me from being a happy go lucky girl to a nagging, yelling, irked person, conferring eternal damnation to at least 20 people per day (in my […]
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Chaap chola~ragda pattice

Chaap Chola~Ragda Patties

There is a happening place, a bit far from our home called GOL MAIDAN (circular garden), which is famous for the Thela food (food sold on carts).The tangy panipuris and batar papdi are the most popular street food there, along with fresh juices, falooda ice creams, patties samosa and many more ! Just on the […]
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Moong

Moong(Green Grams)

I am a self proclaimed  Dal lover and I love to make a  different one daily! I enjoy the feeling of  having FILLING FOOD, when I eat dal, rice, roti, subzi combo. Hence I am actually not very fond of Moong, coz this one doesn’t go with rice:-( Moong or green gram  are a storehouse […]
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