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Mar 4, 2009 11:37 AM


I have been falling in love with Indian lentil dishes (particularly ones involving curry) recently and was wondering if anyone would know what type of curries might woek best and what might be a good grocery to look for them at?

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  1. Patel Bros in Jackson Heights is great. Kalustyans also has some good stuff, but more expensive generally speaking. Regarding what type of curries work best, people tend to have very specific preferences, so I suggest trying a few to see what you like. a quick search turned this up, to give you some suggestions: .

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    1. re: kilercow

      JSHAFT: If the East Village is more convenient for you, there's a quite adequate selection of lentils and pulses at Dual, on 1st Av. between 5th and 6th (down a few stairs).