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A quickie ,yummy and simple curry that can be put together in just 10 mins!! Learn the recipe of Pitla by vahchef.

Pitla is a popular accompaniment that Maharashtrians never tire of having! Once you try it, you will want to have it too, as often as possible.

About Recipe

How to make Pitla

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Prep time
15 mins
Cook time
15 mins
Total time
30 mins
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : Daal
Servings : 0 persons
Published date : November 13, 2016

Ingredients used in Pitla
• Dry coconut - half cup.
• Roasted pepper - 1 tea spoon.
• Urad dal (roasted) - 1 tea spoon.
• Chana dal (roasted) - 2 tablespoons.
• Tamarind juice - 1 cup.
• Bitter gourd - 1 number.
• Beans - half cup.
• Potato - 2 numbers.
• Toor dal - half cup.
• Oil - 1 tablespoon.
• Hing - 1 pinch.
• Mustard seeds - half tea spoon.
• Curry leaves - 2 springs.
• Peanut - 2 teaspoons.
• Salt - to taste.
• Water - as required.
• Turmeric powder - half tea spoon.
• Dry red chili - 1 number.
  • Dry roast all the spices and make fine powder.
  • Cook chana dal and toor dal.
  • Cut all the vegetrables into long slice and pressure cook except for karela .
  • Fry karela and add tamarind juice, salt, haldi, hing and allow to boil.
  • Later add the roasted masal apowder and cooked dal and boiled vegetables.
  • After it simmers for five minutes add tempering of mustard, dry red chili, peanuts and curry leaves.

Serve hot with roti or rice.

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