Lentil Rice Casserole with Indian spices baked with chickpea flour dumplings. Use veggies and lentils of choice. Vegan Gluten-free Soy-free Recipe.
Casseroles work out well for when you want to put everything in a pot or pan and keep it ready to bake, bake an h our or so before the occassion and serve. This casserole is like a Biryani styke casserole with lentils, rice, spices and topped with a gluten-free dumpling made with chickpea flour. All the layers cook during baking to make a layered casserole. Add the dumplings or serve as is with garlic butter dinner rolls.
Layer the lentils, spices, tomato slices and rice. Add water to cover. Store to bake later. or Bake for 50 minutes. Then top with dumpling batter and bake again. Cool for a minute and serve.