Simple Savory Lentils (Dal)

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READY IN: 1hr 30mins
SERVES: 4
YIELD: 1 dal
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

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DIRECTIONS

  • Soak lentils in water to cover for several hours or overnight. Drain.
  • Bring lentils & 4 cups water to a boil in a saucepan & stir in salt & turmeric.
  • Cover & simmer about 45 minutes or until lentils are tender (but not mushy.).
  • Heat oil in a small skillet over medium-high heat & cook onion, cumin & cardamon, stirring, about 3 minutes.
  • Add garlic & cook, stirring, another minute.
  • Stir onion mixture into lentils.
  • Cook uncovered over low heat 30 minutes, stirring frequently.
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