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  Sunflower oil 1 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 , peeled, and finely chopped
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Turmeric 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garam masala 1 Teaspoon
  Red lentils 8 Ounce (225 Gram)
  Vegetable stock/Boiling water 1 Pint (600 Milliliter)
  Creamed coconut 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste

1. In a saucepan, heat oil, and fry the onion for about 3 minutes until they just soften.
2. In a bowl, add all spices with little water, and pour over onion, add garlic and saute for 2 minutes.
3. Add lentils and stir well, fry for a minute. Stir in water or boiling stock and boil.
4. Cover the pan and cook lentils over gentle heat for about 20 minutes until they become soft.
5. In a bowl, take some boiling water and dissolve the grated coconut in it.
6. Stir in the coconut to cooked lentils to make a soft mixture.
7. Season the sauce as per the taste preferences.

8. Serve the Creamed Red Lentil and Coconut Sauce with freshly baked bread or freshly steamed rice.

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30 Minutes

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