Moong Dal Chaat


It’s been raining alot here in Connecticut. We have been celebrating the rains with Monsoon delicacies at home. This is a simple Chaat to try if you have some store bought fried Moong Dal at home.


  1. Fried Moong Dal- 1 cup
  2. Roasted peanuts- a handful
  3. Onions- 1/2 Fine chopped
  4. Seeded tomatoes- 1 Fine chopped
  5. Carrots- 1, peeled and grated
  6. Coriander leaves- 1 TBSP, chopped
  7. Chaat Masala- 1/2 Tsp
  8. Red Chili powder- 1/4 Tsp( Optional)
  9. Salt-to taste
  10. Lemon Juice- 1 Tsp


Mix all the vegetables, salt, chili powder and lemon juice. Add the Moong Dal and peanuts. Stir and serve immediately.