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September 19, 2011

Carrot Pesarapappu Koora ~ Carrot Moong Dal Curry

Ingredients :

Chopped Carrots : 1 cup
Split Moong Dal : 1 tbsp
Green Chillies : 2 or 3
Dried Red Chillies : 1
Curry Leaves : 1 sprig
Mustard Seeds : 1/2 tsp
Chana Dal : 1/2 tsp
Urad Dal : 1/2 tsp
Turmeric Powder : 1/8 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil : 2 tsp

Method :

Wash and soak the moong dal in water for 5 minutes and set aside. Heat oil in a frying pan. Add the mustard seeds, chana dal and urad dal and let them splutter. Then add the split green chillies, red chilli and curry leaves and fry for a few seconds. Now add the chopped carrots, soaked moong dal and turmeric powder and fry for a minute. Sprinkle handful of water, close with a lid and cook until the pieces become tender. When it's done, add the salt and mix well. Switch off the flame and serve hot with roti or rice.

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  1. thats sure a lovely and healthy combo, never tried before..

  2. My MIL cooks the same way....nice combo..we luv it!!

  3. Very nice combination.....sure its very delicious.

  4. I love to prepare this curry. But forget always and prepare the simple carrot curry. Colourful with lentil!!!


  5. first time coming across such a recipe... luvd it!!

  6. Very very comforting curry with rice....

  7. Lovely combo...healthy and delicious..

  8. Very simple healthy colourful curry. Great combo.

  9. lovely combo...looks delicious.

  10. Nice combo of Moong dal and carrots...healthy curry

  11. nice curry..we make salad wid dis combo similarly

  12. Never prepared this combo dear, stunning pic.

  13. That bowl's full of Vitamin A! Very healthy!

  14. never tried moong dhal with carrots.. healthy combo..

  15. gr8..this looks so easy and healthy dish.....and the click is fab....good for kids too....

  16. Terrific combination, I love new ways to use carrots.
    Thank You.

  17. Simple & healthy!!! Loved the combo Hari..
    Prathima ao
    Prats Corner

  18. lovely combo...looks delicious.

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  20. Nice color;This is one really healthy recipe.:-) Thank you for sharing!
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