CRISPY MASALA PURI

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SERVES: 10 puries               TIME: 30 Minutes

CRISPY MASALA PURI INGREDIENTS:

  1. 2 cup whole wheat flour
  2. 1 1/2 tsp red chili powder
  3. 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
  4. 1 tbsp sesame seed
  5. 1 1/2 tbsp oil
  6. Salt for tast
  7. 3/4 cup Water
  8. Oil for deep frying

 

CRISPY MASALA PURI METHOD: 

  1. Take whole wheat flour in a bowl.
  2. Add all dry spices and salt,  sesame seeds  and add them in the flour.
  3. Add  warm oil .
  4. Mix well. Rub the flour between your palms properly.
  5. Knead a tight dough using water. Add water step by step and knead well for 4 minutes.
  6. Keep it aside for 20 minutes.
  7. Divide the masala puri dough into 10 equal parts.
  8. Roll the puri into circle.
  9. Pork them using knife.
  10. Heat the oil in a deep kadai.
  11. Flip them in between for some time.
  12. When it starts to get fried brown color on crust take it out.
  13. Store them into air tight container.
  14. Enjoy this crispy masala puri with tea or coffee.

 

TIPS:

  1. Do not roll the puries thin. If they are thin then it will get hard.
  2. For crispy and flaky puri , puri should be enough thick

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YELLOW DHOKLA / KHAMAN DHOKLA

 

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SERVES: 4 people        TIME: 20 Minutes

YELLOW DHOKLA INGREDIENTS:

  1. 1 1/2 cups besan (gram flour)
  2. 1 1/2 tbsp semolina (rava)
  3. 4 tsp sugar
  4. 1 tsp ginger-green chilli paste
  5. 1 tsp lemon juice
  6. Salt to taste
  7. 1 tsp Eno
  8. 3 tsp oil
  9. 1 tsp mustard seeds
  10. 1 tsp sesame seeds
  11. A pinch of asafoetida
  12. 2 to 3 curry leaves
  13. 1 tsp chopped green chillies

For Garnishing
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander and green chilli’s.

For Serving chutney
Green chutney

YELLOW DHOKLA RECEIPE METHOD:

  1. Combine the besan, semolina, sugar, ginger-green chilli paste, lemon juice and salt with approx. ¾ cup of water in a deep bowl and mix well using a whisk to get a smooth batter.
  2. Just before steaming, add Eno and mix lightly.
  3. Pour the mixture immediately in thali and spread evenly by rotating the thali clockwise.
  4. Steam in a steamer for 10 to 12 minutes or till the dhoklas are cooked and keep it aside.

For Tempering:

  1. Heat the oil in a small non-stick pan and add the mustard seeds.
  2. When the seeds crackle, add the sesame seeds, asafoetida, curry leaves and green chillies and sauté on a medium flame for 30 seconds
  3. Remove from the flame, add ½ cup of water and wait for 5 minutes or till the water is absorbed completely.
  4. Pour the tempering over the prepared dhoklas and spread it evenly.
  5. Cut into pieces, garnish with coriander and serve immediately with green chutney.

TIPS:

  1. You can have hot yellow dhokla with tomato sauce incase if you don’t have green chutney

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