Jul 28, 2008

Knock..Knock...May I come In???????

MASHED GREEN MOONG BEAN:

I called it as MASHED GREEN MOONG BEAN.This is my friend's recipe which is very simple to make,tasty and healthy too...



INGREDIENTS:

Green Moong Bean(Whole) - 1cup
Green Chillies - 3
Pepper Corns - 4
Garlic - 2pods
Chopped onion - 1
Chopped tomato - 1(medium)
Turmeric - 1/4tsp
Chilli powder - 1/4tsp
Mustard seeds - 1/4 tsp
Urad dhal - 1/4tsp
Hing - 1 pinch
Curry leaves - 1 spring

METHOD:

Soak moong bean in a hot water for 11/2 hour.Heat oil in a pressure cooker add mustrard seeds,urad dhal,hing,peppercorns,garlic and curry leaves.When the mustard seeds start spluttering, add slit green chillies,onion and saute well.Now add the tomatos and fry for 3 mins.Add turmeric and chilli powder and mix well.Add enough salt.Add the soaked moongbean.Pour 2 cups of water and adjust the seasoning.Close the lid and wait for 8 whistles or till the bean cook well(according to ur cooker).Remove from heat and mash well.Garnish with chopped coriander leaves. Serve hot with rice or chapatis.

52 comments:

jayasree said...

Hi Dhivya, welcome back. Great to know you are doing good. Do blog when your health permits.

Divya Vikram said...

Welcome back Dhiv..College romba busy a pogudhu..Daily college:(
Different recipe..Should try..

Pragyan said...

Congrats and take care, dear!

Andhra Flavors said...

ohh good.
welcome back divya.
did get scanning? boy..or girl..?

Madhavi said...

Hey Dhivya, u back greattttttttttttt, welcome back, m very happy :))) Good to know that u doin' good now, take care.

and mashed green moong bean look mouthwatering, delicious recipe!!!!

notyet100 said...

hi,,welcome back to blogosphere,..nice click ofmashed moong,,looks delicious,..tkcare,,hppy bloggin.

SMN said...

Hey Dhivya congrats and take care.. welcome back.

Srivalli said...

glad to see you back...take care of you health..you can blog when you find it fine!

Lavi said...

Great to have you here....mashy green moong bean..looks delicious..will try and let you know..

Uma said...

Good to see you back, Dhivya! I've been missing you around. So glad to hear that your nausea is gone and feeling better. Wish you very good health and a happy journey of pregnancy dear! Right now I am on vacation at my sister's place, so not blogging regularly like before.

the moong bean curry looks so good, healthy and deicious. Have a great day!

easycrafts said...

Welcome back dear...Wishing u and ur baby good health...nice dish

Sangeeth said...

Hi dhivya...first of all congrats...and take care of ur health....luved ur recipe..u can send it to eat healthy protein rich event if u want...it ends tomorrow ...anyways while u were in ur break I had visited ur blog a few times....liked few of ur recipes very much.....

Cham said...

Welcome Back Dear! Saw ur comm and coming here...
Great recipe with moong dhal :) Take care,
Cham.

Maheswari said...

Good to have you back.Mashed moong looks delicious..

Shreya said...

welcome back! this is a healthy and really tasty recipe:-)

Trupti said...

welcome back dhivya and I am glad that you are feeling better. Moong Daal looks very delicious & healthy.

A Cook @ Heart said...

CONGRATS!! Hope u have a WONDERFUL and HEALTHY pregnancy! ENJOY the remaining 4 months.. that's the only time u have for urself!! Trust me, this is the time to do all u want..I'v just had a baby (7 weeks ago) and life CHANGES!!!
All the best!

A Cook @ Heart said...

CONGRATS!! Hope u have a WONDERFUL and HEALTHY pregnancy! ENJOY the remaining 4 months.. that's the only time u have for urself!! Trust me, this is the time to do all u want..I'v just had a baby (7 weeks ago) and life CHANGES!!!
All the best!

Madhavi said...

Hey...everything is ok na ????

karuna said...

hey dhivya, so nice to see ure blog. take care of ureslef.

kamala said...

Hey Dhivya..Welcome back..Great to know that you are free from morning sickness...Dhal looks grt..Btw what is kutti dhivya doing?...started kicking !!!!

sowmya said...

hi dhivya..so good to see you..Take care..
Nice recipe..

Vani said...

Hey, congratulations on your pregnancy! Glad that the morning sickness phase is over! I remember enjoying the second trimester the most. Take care!

Jaya said...

Hi,
dhivya
good to see you back, This 2nd trimester is the most enjoyable part of Pregnancy, and I do hope you enjoy it too ...Do Blog whenever you feel fine and this healthy Moong Dal recipe is just perfect ..
I am glad you are able to resume Blogging again...
hugs and smiles
jaya

Laavanya said...

Hey Dhivya!!! :) So good to see you back in action. So how has your pregnancy been - hope you are getting pampered :) Nice to know that the morning sickness is gone.. I had it till the day of my delivery!

This recipe may be simple but am sure it was delicious.

Madhavi said...

yeah... it was the major earthquake. Our apt was literally shaking. I was alone at home scared, gand bedroom me dressing table gir gaya so kach tuta.

Kumudha said...

Take care!

Madhavi said...

hey,,magic lamp is waiting for u, check my blog!!!

Madhuram said...

Hi Dhivya, believe me or not, I used to think about you quite often. I wanted to mail you, but somehow time flew. Glad to know that you are doing great. Take care. That's an easy and healthy recipe.

Dhivya said...

thank u so much friends for ur support and care...

Suma Rajesh said...

first time to ur blog...nice one..same recipe i too make it for chappati...looks delicious

Rashmi said...

hi.. nice photo of moong...I too prepare this some what the same method....

do visit my blog when u find time.. and leave ur comments and suggestions...
http://envittuvirundhusamayal.blogspot.com

priar's, said...

Hi divya,
nice to hear that ur doing good...mashed moong dhal is tempting..take rest and drink more water dear....

Cynthia said...

Congratulations and welcome back!

mitr_bayarea said...

Dhivya-

welcome back...hope ur health is better now, do post ur recipes when u can.

VEGETABLE PLATTER said...

recipe looks nice ... congrats to you .. take care

Vani said...

Hey Dhivya, i love this one :) this is kongu nadu spl reciepe. Thanks Guru for sharing.

Kalai said...

Delicious and simple recipe! Am so glad to hear you're doing well now, Dhivya. Best of luck and enjoy the rest of the pregnancy! :)

Shubha said...

Hey dhiv's welcome back... simple yet lovely.... nice recipe... hope ur doing good.... hope the chota ustad isnt troubling u much...:) god bless u dear.... take care..:)

Daily Meals said...

Glad to see you back Dhivya! Mashed green moong bean looks yummy...

Rosie said...

A huge welcome back dear Dhivya!! The recipe sounds really great - tae care now :D

Rosie x

Swati Raman Garg said...

hey dhivya... how you doin... was just telling my husband that you were one of the few who used to comment on each newbie post of mine when i had just started blogging... to see u back... and this moong daal tadka is one of my favs too :).. hope to see you around..

Cham said...

Hi Div,
Wishing U a Happy Vinayaga Chadurthi :)
Take care,
Cham.

Cilantro said...

Dhivya,
Just wanted to know about how you are doing? It has been a long time since you posted.

Cham said...

Wishing You and your Family a Happy Diwali
Hugs,
Cham.

Roopa said...

Hi dhivya long time:) nice to see you :) I hope all is well with you:) I loved this whole moong dish:) I prepare it often in a different way:)

Vishali said...

hey dhivya,

Liked your mashed green moong bean very much and its very healthy too.

regards
vishali
http://vishuskitchen.blogspot.com/

Uma said...

Hi Dhivya! Just wanted to say hi! How are you? Happy New year to you and your family! :)

Malar Gandhi said...

First time to ur blog...aaah how did I miss this for such a long time!

Sanghi said...

Different recipe..! Nice blog..! Do check mine.. i'm following ur's!

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Divya Vikram said...

Dhivya, you should get back to blogging :)