Peas masala sundal

Sundal is one of my favorite south indian snack and when i saw this variation  at  VardhinisKitchen  i knew what i wanted to try for this blog hop. I have used frozen peas but vardhini's masala will make any thing like rehydrated  and cooked  peas , chickpeas, rajma , fava etc exrtra special.

Recipe Source : VardhinisKitchen 

Frozen or Fresh Peas - 2 cups ( OR Dry peas - 1 cup)
Lemon Juice - 1 tbsp

Masala :
Oil - 1/2 tsp
Coriander Seeds - 1 tsp
Urad Dal - 1/2 tsp
Channa Dal - 1/2 tsp
Red Chili -2
Dry Coconut  - 1 tbsp

Tempering :
Oil - 1 tsp
Musard Seeds - 1/4 tsp
Hing - 1/4 tsp
Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
Curry Leaves - a few
Red Chili - 2 
Salt to taste
  1. Heat oil and add coriander seeds, chana dal , urad dal and red chili .
  2. Cook till the dals turns golden.
  3. Cool the mixture and add coconut and grind it well.
  4. Heat  a tsp of oil and  add mustard and let it pop.
  5. Add the curry leaves and  chili and mix well.
  6. Add the peas , salt and masala and mix well.
  7. Cook for a few more minutes and garnish it with lemon juice.
PS : If using dry peas soak it overnight and cook till tender.

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  1. Love the grinding part Nisha. perfect clicks.

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  2. Flavorful sundal...Love the masalas used..

  3. loved d dark green color of peas..perfect n yummy snack..

  4. Love the colour! The sundal is delicious and flavourful!

  5. Flavorful and yummy..beautiful clicks..

  6. sounds interesting and looks more yummy...nice click!!

  7. looking initing
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  8. Flavourful nice dish for a great meal.

  9. hi nisha, wow! very innovative recipe, never seen or tried this before, especially with green peas

  10. sounds very flavorful! Wonderful have cooked peas so green with out changing its colour!

  11. wow this looks so tempting and delicious,lovely recipe as well:)

  12. Lovely sundal with it beautiful green colour.First time here lov ur wonderful blog n happy to b ur follower now n hope u join ur hands with me.

  13. wow yummy it...the manga muri aracha curry looks delicious too