Dal recipes (35)

    Find loads of dal recipes for a delicious accompaniment to most any curry. We also have heartier dal recipes that can make a fab vegetarian main course when served with rice. Check out our entire Indian collection for more ideas.

    Top dal recipes

    82 reviews

    I actually learnt this in the kitchen of a seasoned Indian homecook! Traditional fragrant dish with toor dal, ginger, chilli, tomatoes, cumin and garlic.

    Recipe by: Pyromommy

    50 reviews

    A staple dish in Indian cuisine, this vegetarian ‘dhal’ with vegetables is enriched with coconut milk, giving it an exotic, enticing flavour. Serve with rice, warm naan or chappatis.

    Recipe by: Maggie Pannell

    891 reviews

    This is a rich and hearty vegetarian lentil curry, great as a main rather than as a side. Don't be discouraged by the ingredients list; this dish is easy dish to make, and great served with basmati rice.

    Recipe by: Emma Maher

    104 reviews

    Masoor dhal are red lentils and this spicy red lentil dish can be enjoyed as a starter, or as a main with rice or naan.

    Recipe by: Rachel

    5 reviews

    This Indian dal is a gorgeous, warming dish, perfect comfort or winter food! Enjoy on its own or as a side to your favourite curry.

    Recipe by: Bekah292

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