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Simple (Lentil) Dahl

Preface This is a very simple recipe for Dhal. Dhal is the Indian word for ‘lentil’ so the dish dhal varies massively all over India. While some will blow your head off, this one is not spicy at all (in the heat sense) but extremely flavoursome. Ingredients Serves 4 200g red lentils 1 large onion 2 cloves of garlic 150g runner beans (optional) 1 tin chopped tomatoes (optional) 5 tablespoons of vegetable or olive oil 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon ground coriander ¼ teaspoon turmeric Continue reading →