The Secrets of Indian Cooking: Tadka Dal Recipe

The Secrets of Indian Cooking: Tadka Dal Recipe

01 February, 2021
Monica Haldar Tadka Dal

Learn to make one of India’s most popular vegetarian dishes: tadka dal. This famous dish can be made from various types of lentils and is so simple to cook. For this dish, Monica uses the yellow split moong lentil, a staple of many Indian households. Making tadka dal is a two-step process: first boiling the lentils and then making the tadka (frying the spices).

Discover the detailed measurements and all the ingredients for this great Tadka Dal recipe.

See Monica's Indian Pantry 101, a list of ingredients you'll need to master Indian cooking, and learn more about Monica and her Indian cookery school.