Total Time
1hr
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

Red lentils get a big boost in flavour with this Thai-influenced dhal recipe from the BBC

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Put the lentils, coconut milk, the chopped onion, tomatoes, chillies and turmeric in a pan with 300ml water, season and simmer for 20 minutes, until the lentils are tender.
  2. Fry the sliced onion in 4 tbsp oil until crisp, add the curry leaves (or coriander) and mustard seeds and sizzle together.
  3. Pour over the lentils. Serve with flatbreads.