Lentils are a powerhouse of nourishment and easy to make in the shortest period of time. If you like to be adventurous, must try this exotic lentil recipe with your family members. This dhal curry is a popular curry recipe in the Indian subcontinent.


Green Lentil Recipe | Dhal Curry

SERVES                 4

Microwave recipe

Preparation and Cooking Time   30 minutes



Green Lentil Recipe | Dhal Curry

125g green lentils

1 carrot

1 onion

2 celery stalks

2 garlic cloves

4 tbsp oil

125mldry white wine

Salt and pepper

1bay leaf

2 thyme sprigs

2 tbsp crème Fraiche

1 tbsp chopped parsley


Preparation Method:

Green Lentil Recipe | Dhal Curry

Cover the lentils with plenty of cold water and soak for 4 hours.

Trim and wash the carrot and celery, dice them finely. Chop the onion and garlic finely. Put them all into a large microwave dish with the oil. Make it brown by heating for 5 minutes at 600 watts, stirring once.

Drain the lentils and add to the dish. Add thyme, bay leaf, salt, and pepper. Cover and cook for 6-8 minutes, stirring from time to time.

Uncover and stir the crème Fraiche into the vegetables. Reduce, uncovered for a further 4-5 minute.

Remove the herbs and leave the vegetables to stand for a few minutes longer.

Green Lentil Recipe or Dhal Curry is ready. Enjoy!


Read: Red Lentil Soup Recipe