Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)

Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)

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A batter of soaked moong dal perked up with spices and green chillies results in a delicious deep-fried snack, which is partly crispy, partly soft and partly chewy too. The Moong Dal Pakoda, with its unique texture, is an all-time favourite ware sold by the roadside food vendors of Mumbai. Part of the magic is worked by the combination of chutneys that it is served with, so make sure you include them in your serving plans.

Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes) recipe - How to make Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)

Soaking:  2 Hours   Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 4 servings
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Ingredients
Method
    Method
  1. Clean, wash and soak the moong dal in enough water in a deep bowl for 2 hours. Drain well.
  2. Combine the soaked and drained yellow moong dal and green chillies in a mixer and blend to a coarse paste using approx. 2 tbsp of water.
  3. Transfer the mixture into a deep bowl, add the coriander seeds, peppercorns and salt and mix well.
  4. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick kadhai, drop spoonful of the mixture using your fingers and deep-fry a few pakodas at a time on a medium flame till they turn golden brown in colour from all the sides.
  5. Repeat step 4 to make more pakodas.
  6. Serve immediately with meetha chutney, green chutney and sukha lehsun ka chutney.
Moong Dal Pakoda (Mumbai Roadside Recipes) Video by Tarla Dalal

Reviews

Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)
 on 06 Aug 19 02:16 PM
5

Thank you.. it''s yummy i have tried and it''s simply amazing...
Tarla Dalal
06 Aug 19 03:05 PM
   Delighted to hear from your side Kasture. Do keep trying more recipes and share your feedback. Happy Cooking!!!
Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)
 on 10 Jul 19 06:26 PM
5

nice n very easy receipe. Thank u
Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)
 on 30 Jun 19 04:01 PM
5

I have made this so many times and it is really tasty. Liked by everybody at home.
Tarla Dalal
03 Jul 19 04:06 PM
   Hi winnie, We are delighted!!Do try more recipes, happy cooking!!
Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)
 on 20 Jul 17 04:46 PM
5

अच्छा
Tarla Dalal
20 Jul 17 04:51 PM
   Hum ko kushi hai that you liked the Pakoda recipe.
Moong Dal Pakoda ( Mumbai Roadside Recipes)
 on 16 Feb 17 10:23 AM
5

Yeh mera sabse pasandida snack hai. Kafi Baar bana Chuka huu
Tarla Dalal
16 Feb 17 03:44 PM
   Delighted to hear from your side Sunil. Do keep trying more recipes and share your feedback. Happy Cooking!!!