Kolhapuri Akkha Masoor Recipe

1 Mins read
Vegan Kolhapuri Akkha Masoor Recipe
Kolhapuri Akkha Masoor is a true testament to the rich and diverse culinary heritage of India. This delightful dish features sprouted whole masoor lentils, which not only lend a unique taste but also provide a powerhouse of nutrition. It’s a dish that combines the goodness of lentils with the bold flavors of Kolhapuri cuisine.

This Recipe is free from :

  • Wheat
  • Peanuts
  • tree nuts
  • dairy
  • casein
  • soy
  • egg
  • sesame
  • fish
  • shellfish

Ingredients For Kolhapuri Akkha Masoor Recipe

  1. Whole Masoor – sprouted – 1 cups
  2. Onion – finely chopped – 1
  3. Tomato – finely chopped – 1
  4. Vegetable oil – 1 TBSP
  5. Cinnamon stick – ½ inch
  6. Bay leaf – 1
  7. Mustard seeds – 1 TSP
  8. Cumin seeds – 1 TSP
  9. Hing powder – 1/4 Tsp
  10. Turmeric powder – 1 Tsp
  11. Red Chilli powder – 1 Tsp
  12. Kala Masala / Garam Masala – 1 TBSP
  13. Freshly grated coconut – ⅛ cup
  14. Garlic – 3-4 cloves
  15. Ginger – ½ inch
  16. Salt to taste.
  17. Water – 1 and ½ cups
  18. Cilantro – finely chopped for serving


  1. Sprout the whole masoor .
  2. Grind freshly grated coconut , garlic and ginger to a smooth paste and keep aside.
  3. Heat a Pan on medium flame. Once hot add oil.
  4. Once the oil is hot add cinnamon stick and bay leaf. Add mustard seeds, once they splutter , add cumin seeds and hing powder.
  5. Add Onions and saute till they turn translucent.
  6. Add tomatoes and saute till they turn mushy.
  7. Add turmeric powder , chilli powder, goda masala , salt to taste. Mix well and saute for another 2-3 minutes.
  8. Add sprouted masoor. Mix well.
  9. Add the grinded coconut , garlic and ginger paste. Mix well.
  10. Add water to adjust consistency. Cover and let it cook till the lentils cook.
  11. Garnish with finely chopped cilantro and serve hot with roti or rice.

You may also like

Kolhapuri Style Akha Masoor Recipe: An Authentic Indian Vegan Curry

2 Mins read
Welcome to our recipe blog! Today, we are excited to share with you a traditional and flavorful dish from Kolhapur – Kolhapuri…

Vegan Raw Mango Rasam Recipe: Allergy-Free Dish for Green Mango Delight

1 Mins read
Looking for a tantalizing raw mango recipe to beat the heat? Look no further! Our Vegan Raw Mango Rasam is a flavorful…
CurriesKids Lunch Box Special

Wholesome and Quick: Veg Jalfrezi Vegan Recipe for Your Next Lunch Fix

20 min Cook

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *