Dals and legumes have a prominent place in the Indian kitchen of every household. One grocery staple that finds its place in Indian cuisine is toor dal. The other name of toor dal is pigeon pea or arhar dal, complete food that should be a part of regular meals. This crop is drought resistant and grows well even in adverse climatic conditions. Since its a legume with dense nutrient profile, it forms a primary source of proteins for vegetarians. It is an incredible source of folic acid which is essential for fetal growth and development and helps prevent neural defects in the newborn. It is low in glycemic index and a good addition to diabetic meal plan.
Nutritional Facts: Toor dal is a good source of proteins, carbohydrates, fiber, iron, calcium and folic acid
Storage: Dried dal can be stored in an airtight container in a dark dry place away from moist conditions. Once cooked it needs refrigeration and needs consumption within 5-6 days
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