How to make Dahi Bhalle -SK Khazana -

Urad dal vadas, served with sweetened yogurt and tamarind chutney

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Split black gram skinless (dhuli urad dal) (उड़द दाल धुली), Yogurt (दही)

Cuisine : Punjabi, Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Dahi Bhalle -SK Khazana

Dahi Bhalle -SK Khazana Recipe Card


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Prep Time : 6-7 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Dahi Bhalle -SK Khazana Recipe

  • Split black gram skinless (dhuli urad dal) soaked for 6-7 hours and drained 1 1/2 cups

  • Yogurt chilled 3 cups

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Ginger 1/2 inch

  • Green chilli 1

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Powdered sugar 2-3 tablespoons

  • Tamarind chutney sweet as required

  • Black salt (kala namak) for sprinkling

  • Roasted cumin powder for sprinkling

  • Red chilli powder for sprinkling

  • Fresh coriander sprigs for garnish


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Put split black gram into a mixer jar, add ginger, broken green chilli, cumin seeds and salt and grind. Add a little water and blend into a smooth and thick batter. Transfer into a bowl.

Step 3

Dampen your palms and drop small portions of the batter directly in hot oil and deep-fry on medium heat till golden brown and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 4

Put the vadas in a bowl of water and soak till they soften. Mix yogurt and powdered sugar in a bowl.

Step 5

Drain and squeeze out excess water from the vadas and put into another bowl.Put 2-3 vadas in each serving bowl, pour some sweetened yogurt over them, drizzle some sweet chutney and sprinkle some black salt, cumin powder and chilli powder on top, garnish with coriander sprigs and serve chilled.

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