Saturday, May 1, 2010

Green Tomato Dal

Hai friends today i am coming with the Green Tomato Dal.This is very tasty.Before i dont know about this dal.My friend told the dal and rasam with green tomato tastes good.So i tried both the dal and rasam.I totally became fan to both recipes.I hope u guys also like this.Lets start the recipe.


Toor dal-1 cup
Green Tomatoes-3
Ginger Garlic paste-1/2 tsp
Green chillies-5(U can add acc to ur taste)
Salt to taste
Chilli powder very little
Oil-1 tsp
Mustard seeds-1/2 tsp
Jeera-1/2 tsp
Curry leaves few
Coriander leaves few


First clean and wash the dal.Then pressure cook the dal by adding the required water to it.
Cook this for 3 whistles and keep it aside.After it gets cool whisk it well.
Place one deep pan and heat it.
When it gets heat add the oil and heat it to this add the  mustard seeds when it starts popping add the jeera,dry red chillies and green chillies to it.

Add the chopped tomatos and turmeric to it and cook untill the pieces gets tender.
When the tomato is cooked well add the ginger garlic paste and mix and cook until the raw smell goes.
Now add the cooked dal,salt and very little chilli powder mix well and cook for 2 minutes.
Finally transfer to the serving bowl and add the chopped coriander.
Serve hot with hot rice.
I hope u all like this.


  1. Yummy dal with a difference...looks delicious.

  2. Ahh.. looks super yummy!

  3. never tried this one. looks great. If you have time do visit my space

  4. Lovely looking dal. Thanks for the illustrative pics,too good.

  5. Delicious dal, looks fabulous!!

  6. Yummy dal.. super ga vachhindi.. thanks for sharing!!

  7. Thank u very much Krishnaveni.Try this u love it.

  8. yummy all time to have it with rice or roti or puri...

  9. Hy Vineela,
    Wow, completely a new recipe. First time in ur blog. Lovely collection of healthy recipes you have. Will be visiting often. Happy to follow you. Do drop in at my blog sometime.

  10. Lovely dhal made with Green Tomato. Is that pan, All-Clad Windsor pan? I have been meaning to buy that one for quite sometime.

  11. Thank u very much Swapna Sree.

  12. Thank u very much Jay.Thanx for visiting my blog.

  13. Thank u very much Cool Lassie.

  14. Nice green tomato dal. It is easy to make. Thanks for visiting my blog.