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Meal ideas for 2 year old toddler -dal khichadi

Dal Khichdi - Realistic Toddler Meal Idea

Lentil rice dish
Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian
Keyword family meals, healthy meals for kids, picky eater meals, toddler meals
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 2


  • Pressure cooker


  • ½ cup rice
  • ½ cup moong dal
  • ½ tsp ginger garlic paste
  • ¼ turmeric powder
  • 1 tbsp ghee
  • 3 cups water
  • A pinch of hing powder
  • Salt to taste


  • Soak the rice and dal mix in water for 30 minutes.
  • Heat ghee in a pressure pan, add the ginger-garlic paste and roast in the ghee.
  • Add the thoroughly washed dal and rice mix to this and follow this by adding turmeric powder, hing powder salt and water.
  • Take three whistles in the pressure pan and serve with a side of broccoli and some tahini dressing.