01 Chatkharay!: Papri Chat!

Monday, September 3, 2007

Papri Chat!


Ingredients:

For Puris:
Wheat Flour 1 1/2 cup
Maida 3 cups
Oil 1/4 cup
Red Chilli Powder 1 tsp
Turmeric Powder 1/2 tsp
Heeng 1/4 tsp
Cumin seeds 1 tsp
Ajwain Seeds 1 tsp
Vegetable Oil 2 tbsp
Salt to taste

For Green Chutney:
Coriander Leaves 1/2 bunch
Grated Coconut 1/2 cup
Lemon Juice 2-3 drops
Green Chilli 1 hot
Salt to taste

For Tamarind Chutney:
Dates 4-5
Tamarind 1 tbsp
Red Chilli Powder 1/4 tsp
Salt to taste

For Yoghurt:
Yoghurt 4 cups
Sugar 4 tbsp
Curry Leaves 2-3
Mustard Seeds 1/4 tsp
Cumin Seeds 1/4 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil 2 tsp

Other:
2 Potatoes Boiled

Method:

Puri:
  • Grind the cumin seeds and the ajwain seeds.
  • Mix maida, wheat flour, red chilli powder, turmeric, salt, hing,oil, crushed cumin and ajwain seeds together.
  • Knead a little hard dough adding water as required.
  • Roll out very small even size round puris of the dough.
  • Deep fry them in oil and pressing on center, o that they may swell up. Take out & keep aside.
Green Chutney:
  • Make the green chutney by mixing grated coconut, washed and chopped coriander leaves, salt, lemon juice, green chillies in a mixer to make a fine paste. Keep aside.
Tamarind Chutney:
  • Make the tamarind chutney by boiling the dates and tamarind together in water till they are cooked. Then blend it in a blender to make a fine paste. Mix salt and red chilli powder to it. Keep it aside.
Yoghurt:-
  • Beat the yoghurt and add sugar and salt. Mix well.
  • Then heat the oil and season it with mustard seeds, cumin seeds and curry leaves and then pour it hot in the yoghurt.
  • Mix it well and keep it aside.
Finally:-
  • Now boil the potatoes and cut into small cubes. Add salt and little chat masala powder.
  • In a plate take slightly pressed puris. Put one tbsp of potatoes. Then put 3 tbsp yoghurt mix over it. Add 1 tsp of green and tamarind chutney over it. Sprinkle little red chilli powder and chaat masala powder and serve!

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