Lentils are rich in proteins and full of nutrition. It is also low in fat and sodium. It is very easy and quick to make and digest as well. I cook lentils very often as they are one of my favorite recipes I learnt from Mom. I love to have this ...―
"A Thaali" anywhere in Gujarati Dining Restaurant is never complete without serving it in one of the four katoris (bowls) arranged in-line. ∙ "Mung Daal" for a chilly winter, sounds good! Isn't it? It is one of the most popular daal...―
∙ I used this brand. ∙ I usually decide on Saturday what I will enjoy for Meatless Monday. And, if it requires a bit of preparation, I also prepare it on Saturday. By Monday, the flavors have marinated together, and it...―
Sorry about the overcast photoshoot. I was hungry and in the mood for lentils. Smitten Kitchen had a great recipe for a Lentil and Chickpea salad but it seemed…complicated. Now let me say all the steps are probably worth it. I’m lazy ...―
Masoor dal is my favourite dal. It is very simple to make with just a basic seasoning but tastes yummy. It is cooked almost instantly with very less ingredients used. ∙ Ingredients:- ∙ 1 cup masoor dal2 onions (sliced)1 tsp red ...―
Another full day in Downtown LA… …not to the Festival of Books this time – I headed over to The Ahmanson to see End of the Rainbow. As you can see, I got there pretty early – overestimated CicLAvia traffic! We met up with...―
Lentils are not only healthy, they’re also extremely versatile and are faster and easier to prepare than other types of dried beans since they don’t need to be pre-soaked before cooking. Keep your lentils in an airtight container in ...―
Nothing is as comforting as a simple South Indian platter with rasam, rice, vegetable stir-fry (poriyal) and some papad or appalam. Paruppu rasam is an authentic South Indian preparation that is mildly spiced, tangy (not very tangy) and watery. ...―
Hi friends! Sometimes the most delicious recipes come out of thin air. Case in point: grilled lentil salad. Last week my hubby and I were at a loss for what to have for dinner. I didn’t want to go to the grocery store because I had a full...―
The poor old lentil, often much maligned, the staple of the impoverished student or stereotypically the hippy. My partner and I were discussing lentils and the message was loud and clear – thumbs down. I waxed lyrical about Tarka Dhal and...―
Happy Monday! I hope you all had a wonderful Easter. Ours was low-key, which has become the norm in past years. When the kids were little we would have the whole family (and then some) to the house for a wonderful meal and a HUGE egg hunt. It ...―
Sprouting Green Lentils ∙ Lentils help cleanse and stimulate the kidneys and adrenal system, strengthen the heart and circulation and boost energy and vitality. When lentils are germinated, their nourishment become more easily digestible, ...―
I love having raw quick things in the fridge for snacks. Want something sweet? It’s ...
The time is upon us to be tan and fit. I love this time of year. The best way to get ...
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...