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Split Black Gram

Skinned Black Gram

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This legume is known as black gram or mungo bean. The product sold as black lentil is usually the whole urad bean, where the split bean, which has a white interior, is called the white lentil.

Urad dal chilka is split, but retains the skin and has a strong flavour. Urad dal, which is skinned and split, is creamy white and somewhat bland.