Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Aloo Paratha

I Simply Love Aloo paratha such a filling and perfect recipe and so very flavourful too . Serve it with Yogurt mixed with a little Raw Mango pickle it is the ultimate one !...I usually try lot of different variations esp follow the one which I learnt from my mom most of the time but this time for a change wanted to try out the recipe shared by my dear friend Jayashri Baleri and it was superb ...Ajwain and chaat masala gives such a ultimate flavor  but i have omitted Jeera in the recipe  and I have changed a bit of how it has to be made too :) .....My family loved it have done it twice in a row ...this superb recipe is surely a winner !...Do try this and don't forget to leave in your feedback !


For chapathi dough

2 cup wheat flour

Salt to taste

1 tbsp oil

luke warm water for kneading

For Aloo filling

3-4 Boiled Potato ( boiled and mashed finely)

3-4 Garlic flakes

4-5 green chillies

1' ginger

large pinch of ajwain

1/4 tsp chaat masala 

1/4 tsp amchur powder

1 onion finely chopped 

2 tbsp finely chopped coriander leaves 

salt to taste


For the dough 

In a wide bowl take chapathi flour add in salt to taste . Add oil , luke warm water to knead it into a smooth dough . Allow it to rest for about 30 mins .

For the Filling 

  • Make a coarse paste of garlic, ginger, green chillies without adding water.
  • In a pan add in ajwain, coriander leaves fry then add in the chopped onion fry well now add in the coarse paste and fry for 2 mins on a low heat then add in salt, mashed potato, chaat masala, amchur powder mix well . 
  • Allow it to cool completely to stuff in the dough . Make small balls of the fillings and keep aside.
For making the paratha :

  • Pinch out the small dough balls of the dough kneaded then add  roll a bit (just roll it once) then add the stuffing in the middle then seal it from the egdes to form a ball again make sure the stuffing doesn't come out and dough ball is bigger then the stuffing .
  • Roll into thin chapathis and fry on hot tawa till puffed up . drizzle with oil.
  • Serve with pickle or chutney of your choice .

Do try this stuffing is really lovely !

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