1 cup chana dal(split gram)
1 bundle(600 gms) spinach -only leaves,chopped very finely
3 tbsp oil
3 slices bread
2 tbsp cornflour
2 green chillies-chopped finely
1/2 tsp red chilly powder
1/2 tsp garam masala
Salt to taste
1/2 tsp green mango powder
1/2 tsp cumin seed powder
1/4 tsp black pepper
1 tbsp cornflour
1/2 cup grated paneer
1)Clean wash dal. Pressure cook dal with 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 tsp cumin seed powder , 1/4 tsp black pepper and 2 cups of water.After the first whistle keep the cooker on slow flame for 15mins. Remove from fire and keep aside.
2)After the pressure drops down, mash dal. If there is any water left dry the dal on a flame.
3)Discard stem of spinach and chop leaves very finely.Wash and leave the chopped spinach in the strainer foe 15 mins so that the water drains out.Heat oil in a pan and saute spincah for 8-10 mins till absolutely dry and well fried.
4)Soak bread slices in water for a seconde.Squeeze to remove all water.
5)Add squeezed bread, cornflour,spinach,grated paneer,green chillies,salt and masalas to the mashed dal. Make small balls.
6)Cook them on a tawa pouring oil from the sides.Serve hot with hari chutney or sauce.