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Lentil Coconut Curry - Recipes For Toddlers

Lentil curry for kids
Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian
Keyword family meals, healthy meals for kids, lentil recipes for toddlers, picky eater meals, toddler lentil soup, toddler meals, toddler meals for picky eaters
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4


  • Pressure cooker


  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 tsp ginger garlic paste
  • ½ cup  lentils (tur dal)
  • 1 tomato chopped
  • 1 onion chopped
  • ½ tsp turmeric powder
  • ½ tsp garam masala powder
  • salt to taste
  • chilly flakes to taste
  • 1 small bunch coriander leaves finely chopped


  • Heat oil in a pressure pan.
  •  Add chopped onion and ginger garlic paste
  • Sauté until onions turn golden brown.
  • Add the tomatoes and cook until they are softened.
  • Now add the lentils and coconut milk, salt, and spices. 
  • Take 2-3 whistles in the pressure pan.
  • Garnish with freshly chopped coriander leaves.
  • Serve with rice.