Tuesday, 24 January 2012

Dahi Papdi Chaat Recipe

Man who can resist this???.A plateful of this chat would be perfect for this chilled weather..The name itself is "chat" , means it will make u lick your plates cleannnnn...mmmmmm....Just by thinking ab8 them makes my mouth water..crispy wafers, to which is added a delicious combination of potatoes, seasoned yogurt, onions, chilies and chutneys.

For papdi:

1 Cup Maida/Refined Flour
1tbsp Ghee / Clarified Butter
1tsp nigella Seeds
Oil for deep frying
Salt to taste

For Chat:

Potato – 1 med sized, boiled, peeled & diced
Tomato – 1/2 medium, finely chopped
sprouted moond/ Chickpeas - 1/4 cup, boiled
Onion - 1/4 medium, finely chopped
chopped green chilies- 1tblsp
Yogurt – 3/4 cup, well beaten
Roasted Cumin Powder - to garnish
Chaat Masala - to garnish
Salt - to taste
Red Chili Powder – to taste
Mint Chutney - to taste
Tamarind Chutney  - to taste
Thin Sev – 1/2 cup
sugar- 1tsp


Rub Ghee into the Maida.  Add nigella, Salt, and little water to prepare a  stiff dough.Cover with a wet muslin cloth and leave aside for 30 minutes.
 Divide into tiny balls and roll out on a floured surface into 1 diameter roundels, make tiny cuts in between to avoid puffing.

 Heat Oil in a frying pan and Fry very lightly on low flame to golden yellow color.
Take them out with a sieve type ladle and drain the oil completely.

Add 1tsp sugar to well-beaten Yogurt. Spread a layer of Papdi on a plate.

Sprinkle Potatoes, Tomatoes , Chickpeas & Onions  over the layer of Papdi.

Drizzle Yogurt with a spoon, evenly over the Papdi.

Sprinkle Chaat Masala, Roasted Cumin Powder and Red Chili Powder to taste.

Pour Mint Chutney and Tamarind Chutney on top to taste.

Sprinkle Thin Sev  & coriander leaves for the final touch.

Serve immediately.

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Ms.Chitchat said...

Your click made me drool, awesome.

Mélange said...

Nice one Pranathi..Bookmarked.Thanks

faseela said...

lovely recipe dear...

Kaveri said...

yummy chaat..papadi chaat is my favorite.

Ambreen said...

Yummy! That looks great.

Aarthi said...

Delicious...Totally Yummy..


Madhavi said...

Yummo yummooo chat :)


Vardhini said...

Chat looks delicious and inviting and perfect for the winter. Thx for linking to the event.

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