Moong Dal Samosa

Bored eating potato samosas? Try out a healthier option- moong dal samosa! This recipe is a delicious mix of soaked moong dal with the flavor of spices - you cannot have a better snack option at home when in a hurry!

 Preparation Time: 10 minutes


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  • To prepare the samosa Add the salt and oil to the sifted flour.
  • Adding a needed amount of water, knead into a stiff dough (keep the dough stiff). 
  • Leave to sit for 15 minutes. 
  • Make smooth balls with the dough, and roll the balls into thin rounds. 
  • Cut these balls into halves.
  • Take one of the half balls. Wet the edges and fold the straight edge towards the center and join two halves to overlap each other to form into a cone.
  • Press and seal the overlapping portion. 
  • Fill the cone and press the edges together to seal properly. 
  • Meanwhile, put a deep frying pan on medium heat and add oil to it to deep fry. 
  • Place samosa in the hot oil, then lower the heat and cook them till light brown.
  • To prepare the filling, coarsely grind the lentils. 
  • Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in a pan and add the cumin seeds and asafoetida when oil starts shimmering. 
  • Cook until splutter.
  • Mix and saute the ground lentils and the rest of the ingredients, to make up the filling.
  • Saute the mixture over low heat till well fried (it will stop sticking to the pan when fried well)
  • Take off the mixture from heat and set aside to cool.

How to serve

  • Serve these samosas hot with tangy green chutney or ketchup.

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