Roasted Split White Lentil (Urad Dal) Coconut Chutney Recipe

Updated on March 16, 2018
ShailaSheshadri profile image

I am passionate about cooking and eating natural, healthy, and tasty foods. I like to write articles about healthy and yummy foods.

Split White Lentil (Urad Dal) Coconut Chutney

An Awesome Side Dish in Ten Minutes!

Yes, you heard it right! You can make this roasted white lentil (urad dal) coconut chutney in very short time. This is an easy and simple recipe.

White lentils are loaded with protein and fiber. They are a good source of copper, zinc, vitamin B, magnesium, manganese, folate, potassium, etc. Roasted lentils are very delicious too. They also have a very attractive aroma.

To make this chutney, you have to roast the lentils until golden brown. Once they cool down, put them in a mixer or blender. Add grated coconut, dry red chilies, tamarind, hing, and salt. Grind while adding water to get a thick paste. This is the chutney.

Serve this chutney with cooked rice, dosa, idly, or curd rice. This can be a good side dish with any meal.

Let's learn now in detail how to make this white lentil coconut chutney.

5 stars for Roasted White Lentil Coconut Chutney

Cook Time

Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 5 min
Ready in: 10 min
Yields: Serves four people

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 tbsp split white lentil (urad dal)
  • 1/2 cup grated coconut
  • 5 dry red chilies, broken
  • gooseberry-size tamarind, roasted or soaked in water
  • 2 pinches hing/asafoetida, solid or powder
  • 1/3 tsp salt, or as per taste

Step-By-Step Instructions and Images for Making Roasted Split White Lentil Coconut Chutney

  • Take white lentil (urad dal) in a deep bottomed pan. Add a few drops of oil. I used coconut oil as I like its' flavor.
  • Roast it on medium-low heat while turning continuously. Roast them uniformly all around.
  • Turn off the heat once the lentil becomes golden brown and you get a nice aroma from it.
  • Add broken dry red chilies and solid hing to the pan. This is just to make them crispy. Add tamarind piece, if you are not soaking it in water.
  • Keep aside the pan to cool down. Next, transfer the contents to a mixer or grinder. Add grated coconut and salt.
  • Grind, adding water to get a near-smooth paste. This chutney has awesome aroma and taste.
  • Serve it with cooked rice, dosa, idly or with any other main course meal. Enjoy the taste!

Step one: roast split white lentils on a medium low heat with a few drops of oil. Saute them until they are golden brown. Now, you get a nice aroma from the roasted lentils.
Step one: roast split white lentils on a medium low heat with a few drops of oil. Saute them until they are golden brown. Now, you get a nice aroma from the roasted lentils.
Turn off the heat.
Turn off the heat.
Step two: Add broken dry red chilies and hing to the pan. Let them become crispy due to heat. Also, add tamarind if you are not soaking it in water. Set the pan aside for cooling.
Step two: Add broken dry red chilies and hing to the pan. Let them become crispy due to heat. Also, add tamarind if you are not soaking it in water. Set the pan aside for cooling.
Step three: When the ingredients are completely cold, transfer them to a mixer or blender.
Step three: When the ingredients are completely cold, transfer them to a mixer or blender.
Step four: Add grated coconut and salt. Grind adding enough water to get a near-smooth paste. Transfer it to a bowl.
Step four: Add grated coconut and salt. Grind adding enough water to get a near-smooth paste. Transfer it to a bowl.
Serve this aromatic and delicious chutney with cooked rice, dosa, idly or any other main course meal. Enjoy the taste!
Serve this aromatic and delicious chutney with cooked rice, dosa, idly or any other main course meal. Enjoy the taste!

Questions & Answers

    Comments

    Submit a Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, delishably.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://delishably.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)