Punjabi Chikkar Chholay
Dry Roast Cumin, Coriander and Blackpepper corns. Grind into a fine powder. Keep aside
1
In a pot, heat oil, add finely sliced onions
2
Saute’ till pink, add freshly minced garlic and ginger. Saute another 5 mins
3
Add soaked masoor daal
4
Add salt, chilli pwd, turmeric, cumin pwd, coriander pwd and amchoor pwd
5
Add boiled chickpeas and enough water to cook. Let it simmer on low heat till tender and thickens
6
Add the masala made at beginning, mix and let it simmer for 5 mins
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Enjoy the most delicious chikkar chholay with roti, naan or paratha!