Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe - Andhra Raw Mango Dal

The Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe is tangy and flavoursome dal with toor dal and raw mango that makes a great accompaniment with steamed rice along with a delicious koora of Panasa Pottu for a complete Andhra style meal.

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Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe - Andhra Raw Mango Dal
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Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe is an easy dal recipe and the inclusion of raw mango gives a perfect twist to our regular dal dish. This Dal is full of flavour owing to the tanginess of the raw mango and with the addition of toor dal it gives a creamy texture to the dal made. This dal also goes by name of Pachi Mamidikaya Pappu or Mango Pappu Charu

Arhar dal is a protein rich dal which is highly nutritious owing to it containing folic acid, high levels of protein and is complex carbohydrate dal which will help with slow release of sugar into the the blood stream. 

Serve Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe (Raw Mango Dal) with Panasa Pottu Ava Kura Recipe- Andhra style Mustard Flavoured Raw Jackfruit Curry and steamed rice with Andhra Style Paruppu Podi Recipe (Dal Podi) to make it a complete Andhra style meal.

If you like this recipe of Mamidikaya Pappu, here are a few more Dal recipes you must try. 

  1. Smoked Dal Makhani Dhaba Style Recipe
  2. Gujarati Dal Recipe (Sweet Tangy and Spicy Lentil Curry)
  3. Dal Palak Recipe (Spinach And Lentil Curry)
  4. Andhra Style Pappu Charu Recipe (Lentil Soup Style Curry)

Cuisine: Andhra
Course: Side Dish
Diet: High Protein Vegetarian
Prep in

15 M

Cooks in

25 M

Total in

40 M

Makes:

3-4 Servings

Ingredients

    For Toor Dal
  • 2 Green Chillies , slit
  • 1 cup Arhar dal (Split Toor Dal)
  • 1/2 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • Salt , to taste
  • For Cooking Mangoes
  • 1 Mango (Raw) , peeled and diced
  • 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • 1 teaspoon Red Chilli powder
  • 1/2 cup Water
  • Salt , to taste
  • For Seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon Ghee
  • 1/2 teaspoon Mustard seeds (Rai/ Kadugu)
  • 2 cloves Garlic , cfushed
  • 2 Dry Red Chillies
  • 2 sprig Curry leaves
  • 6 sprig Coriander (Dhania) Leaves , finely chopped

How to make Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe - Andhra Raw Mango Dal

  1. To begin making the Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe, prep all the ingredients and keep them ready.

  2. In a pressure cooker, combine the toor dal along with 2 cups of water, salt, turmeric powder and green chillies.  Close the lid and pressure cook for 4 whistles. Turn off the heat and allow the pressure cooker to release the pressure naturally. 

  3. Once the pressure has released, open the cooker, and mash the dal with the back of the ladle and set aside. 

  4. To cook the mangoes, into a pressure cooker add the mangoes, a little salt, turmeric powder, red chilli powder and 1/2 cup of water. Pressure cook for 2 whistles and turn off the heat. Allow the pressure to release naturally.

  5. Heat ghee in a saucepan over medium flame; add the mustard seeds, red chillies and allow it to crackle.

  6. Next, add the garlic and saute until the garlic lightly changes colour. Do not darken it to brown

  7. Once done, stir in the curry leaves, cooked raw mangoes and cooked toor dal. Adjust the consistency by adding a little water. Check the salt and adjust to taste as well.

  8. Give Mamidikaya Pappu a brisk boil for about 3 to 4 minutes and turn off the heat. 

  9. Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.

  10. Serve Mamidikaya Pappu Recipe (Raw Mango Dal) with Panasa Pottu Aava Koora Recipe- Andhra style Mustard Flavoured Raw Jackfruit Curry and steamed rice with Andhra Style Paruppu Podi Recipe (Dal Podi) to make it a complete Andhra style meal.