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Khichdi Dahl

Category: baby care

Duration: long


Keywords: baby care


Khichdi this is a simple and fabulous first food for babies, smooth and creamy in texture and nutritious as well!

Khichdi Dahl


  • 1/2 cup Rice
  • 1/2 cup split yellow lentils (chana dal)
  • 1 tsp butter
  • 2 cups water


  1. Preparation: Wash and soak the rice and lentils together in 2 cups water for 1/2 hr.
  2. Cooking: Pressure-cook the rice and lentils in the water which has been used to soak them, cook till soft.
  3. If using a pan for cooking,add more water as required till the grains are soft.
  4. Add butter and salt to taste.
  5. You can mash it up or make a puree before feeding the baby.

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