Definitions

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  • adjective of a style of food Cooked in a rich sauce containing butter, tomatoes and cream

Etymologies

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Panjabi

Examples

  • Pass up any dish with paneer (Indian cheese), korma sauce (made with cream) or coconut, any dish with malai (cream) or makhani (with butter).

    The Small Change Diet

  • Yep, comfort!! one actually feels the warmth all over after eating kaali daal and rice! add a generous amount of 'makhan' and u have daal makhani!

    Comfort in a bowl: Kaali Daal and Jeera Chawal

  • Pass up any dish with paneer (Indian cheese), korma sauce (made with cream) or coconut, any dish with malai (cream) or makhani (with butter).

    The Small Change Diet

  • The special thali consisted of three veggies of choice or 2 veggies of choice and dal makhani.

    Food City

  • Funnily enough, the dark, buttery dal makhani, a hymn in praise of the lentil, which had such a powerful aroma I didn't know whether to eat it or dab it behind my ears.

    Restaurant review: Jali

  • The one I have described here of garlic naans, made extra crisp, stuffed tomato curry and dal makhani with jeera rice.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • Domingo says the two items vegans should avoid are the creamy lentil stew dal makhani, and the spinach and cheese dish, palak paneer.

    For vegans as well as vegetarians, a little slice of Nirvana

  • The one I have described here of garlic naans, made extra crisp, stuffed tomato curry and dal makhani with jeera rice.

    Meme : Table Talk

  • The special thali consisted of three veggies of choice or 2 veggies of choice and dal makhani.

    Archive 2008-04-01

  • But the V week rolled around, and the summer solstice announced its arrival with the mercury rising sky-high, and I knew that I was in no mood for vegetable makhani.

    Archive 2007-06-01

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