This Street-Style Moong Dal Pizza Is Bursting With Paneer – Have Tried It Yet?

Dal (or lentils) is an important part of Indian cuisine. In addition to being consumed on their own, they also form the basis of many other dishes. Take moong dal for example; Also known as green gram or horse gram, lentils are known for their high protein content. It is also rich in other minerals like iron, magnesium and calcium. Moong dal is used to make a lot of recipes, be it the classic moong dal chilla, sprouted moong dal chaat or the delicious moong dal samosa. But have you heard of Moong Dal Pizza? A food blogger shared a video of interesting street-style moong dal pizza, which he discovered in Delhi. Have a look:

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A special moong dal pizza is shown in this video shared on Instagram by food blogger ‘Dil Se Foodie’. The street-style preparations were made by Swadeshi Pizza, a food stall run by Kapil Madan in central Delhi’s ITO area. The video garnered over 155k views and hundreds of comments from excited users.

In the 9-minute, 50-second clip, we can see the preparation of a special Cheese Burst Moong Dal Pizza. First of all, put the moong dal batter in a small pan and bake it from both the sides. Then, a thin top layer of moong dal pizza is removed and vegetables along with paneer and paneer are put inside. The crust is then folded back and greased with butter on both sides and grilled until crisp and golden brown. Another layer of grated paneer finishes the dish on top, which is again flipped on both sides to make it crispy and delicious.

What a wonderful recipe, isn’t it? We bet you’re already salivating. If you are looking for some healthy and delicious moong dal recipes to make at home, then we have got you covered. Here are some delicious snack recipes made with moong dal.

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