Akha Masoor Recipe

Akha Masoor Recipe

 

Akha Masoor Recipe

Akha Masoor Recipe

 




Akha Masoor is made from whole dark-skinned lentils.

Though, making this at home looks tough, the akha masoor recipe is an easy one.

I have made it easier for you by posting images while making akha masoor.

This recipe is very much popular in Kolhapur, Maharashtra.

This recipe retains more fibre in your food and very rich of protein.

It is a dry preparation and, thus, can be enjoyed with chapatis and bhakris.

Akha masoor is a lavish-looking, flavourful and nutritious delicacy.

Read the recipe and learn how to make akha masoor !

 

 

You may also check the traditional masoor bhat recipe masoor bhat recipe here!

 

Preparation Time:  6 hours 15 Minutes

Cook Time: 10 Minutes

Total Time: 6 hours 25  Minutes

Serves for 2

 

Ingredients:

1) 1/2 cup soaked masoor

2) 2 Medium size Onion

3) 2 tbsp oil

4)  1 tsp ginger garlic paste

5) 2 tsp sesame seeds

6) 2-3 red chilly

7) 1 tsp poppy seeds

8) 1 bay leaf

9) 1/2 cup dry coconut

10) 1/2 tsp red chilly powder

11) Turmeric powder

12) Salt

13) Coriander leaves

 

Method:

Rinse masoor very well in adequate water a couple of times.

Heat a small pan and add 1 tbsp sesame seeds, poppy seeds and bay leaf. Roast them.

Add red chillies, chopped onion and finally add dry grated coconut and roast till it becomes brown.

Remove it and keep aside.

Once the mixture cools down, grind it to a fine paste.

Heat oil in pan. Add ginger garlic paste and chopped onion.

Saute it till translucent.

Add tumeric powder, red chilly powder and ground paste.

Saute it and mix well.

Add soaked masoor and mix well.

Add little water to the akha masoor recipe you making.

Simmer the flame and keep a lid. Let it cook for another few minutes.

Garnish with chopped coriander and serve with chapati.

 

Read the full recipe with images to learn how to make akha masoor.

 

1) Rinse masoor very well in  water a couple of times.

 

masoor

masoor

 

2) Heat a small pan and add 1 tbsp sesame seeds, poppy seeds and bay leaf. Roast them.

 

masoor recipe

masoor recipe

 

3) Add red chillies, chopped onion and finally add dry grated coconut and roast till it becomes brown.

 

whole masoor dal recipe

whole masoor dal recipe

 

akha masoor

akha masoor

 

akka masoor recipe in marathi

akka masoor recipe in marathi

 

whole masoor

whole masoor

 

4) Remove it and keep aside. Once the mixture cools down, grind it to a fine paste.

 

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masoor dal recipe in hindi

 

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whole masoor dal recipes

 

6) Heat oil in pan. Add ginger garlic paste and chopped onion.  Saute it till translucent.

 

akha masoor

akha masoor

 

akha masoor recipe

akha masoor recipe

 

7) Add turmeric powder, red chilly powder and ground paste. Saute it and mix well.

 

masoor bhaji

masoor bhaji

 

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8) Add soaked masoor and mix well. Add little water.

 

kolhapuri akha masoor recipe in marathi

kolhapuri akha masoor recipe in marathi

 

whole masoor dal recipes

whole masoor dal recipes

 

9) Simmer the flame and keep a lid. Let it cook for another few minutes.

 

kolhapuri akha masoor recipe in marathi

kolhapuri akha masoor recipe in marathi

 

10) Garnish with chopped coriander and serve with chapati.

 

akha masoor recipe

akha masoor recipe

 

Tips:

Don’t overcook as it will become mushy.

 




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