Indian Dhal | Basque with Love
Susana Corcoba grew up in the Basque country, a region bordering Spain and France, renowned for its strong culture of traditional cooking with quality produce. At home Susana's ‘Ama’ was always preparing something fresh from the local market, which sparked her obsession and passion for good food from an early age.
Heat 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil over medium heat, add 1 cup of lentils and fry for 1 min. Add 3 cups of boiling water and 2 tablespoons of diced tomatoes and cook for 50 mins or until done and gravy thickened, add extra water if needed. Serve on its own with rice or as an accompaniment to a curry, meat or fish. For a bit of extra flavour add sweet potato and cauliflower along with the water and fresh spinach and coconut cream for the last 5 minutes.
Puy lentils, garlic, shallots, salt, our secret blend of Indian spices and love.