How to make Kulith -

A simple yet full of flavour preparation of horse grams.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Horse gram (kulith), Onion (प्याज़ )

Cuisine : Maharashtrian, Karnataka, Goan

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

You can also find more Main Course Vegetarian recipes like Aloo Kofta In Chinese Style Shahi Sabz Angoor Kesari Aloo Ultimate Potato Puree


Kulith Recipe Card


Contrary to popular belief a vegetarian diet gives you all the nutrients you will ever require to live a fit and healthy life. With low saturated fat and cholesterol, high fiber content and rich complex carbohydrates - veggie delights like greens, pulses and curries are your best bet at a meal which is nutritious and tasty!

Prep Time : 5-6 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Kulith Recipe

  • Horse gram (kulith) soaked and boiled with salt, red chilli powder and 1 1/2 cups

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Asafoetida 1/4 teaspoon

  • Tomato puree 1/2 cup

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Chana masala 2 1/2 teaspoons

  • Horse gram stock 2 cups

  • Salt to taste

  • Ginger strips for garnishing


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan, add asafoetida and onion and sauté on high heat till onion turns light brown.

Step 2

Add tomato puree, mix well and cook for 2 minutes. Add red chilli powder and chana masala and mix well.

Step 3

Add horse gram stock and mix well. Add horse gram and mix. Add salt, mix well and bring the mixture to a boil.

Step 4

Mash a little with a hand blender, mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 5

Transfer into a serving bowl and serve hot garnished with ginger strips.

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