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Dal Makhani दाल मखनी

520 minutes
Dal Makhani दाल मखनी Recipe - Ranveer Brar


  • Whole black gram (sabuturad) 1/2 cup
  • Red kidney beans (rajma) 2 tablespoons- Wash and soak urad dal &rajma overnight, drain
  • Salt to taste
  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon
  • Ginger chopped 2 inch pieces
  • Butter 3 tablespoons
  • Oil 1 tablespoon
  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon
  • Garlic chopped 6 cloves
  • Onion chopped 1 large
  • Green chillies slit 2
  • Tomatoes 2 medium- blended to paste
  • Garam masala powder 1 teaspoon


  • Boil sabuturad and rajma in three cups of water with salt and half the red chilli powder and half the ginger. Cook for three whistles in a pressure cooker or until the rajma is completely soft.
  • Heat butter and oil in a pan. Add cumin seeds. When they begin to change colour, add ginger, garlic and onion and sauté till golden brown.
  • Add slit green chillies, tomatoes pureeand sauté on high heat. Add the remaining red chilli powder and sauté till the tomatoes are reduced to a pulp.
  • Add the cooked dal and rajma along with the cooking liquour. Add some water if the mixture is too thick. Add garam masala powder and adjust salt.
  • Simmer on low heat till the dals are totally soft and well blended.
  • Serve hot. Garnish with a swirl of cream and sprigs of fresh coriander.


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