Sunday, December 8, 2013

Sev Puri..

This is another recipe from my mom's book.. The notation on top of the page says TV. .so I think she noted it down from some TV show...

I love chaats and as today we had a gathering at my place I decided to make Sev puri as starter.. Belive me it is easy to make and arrange.. with a little preparation and planning you can serve a awesome starter to your guests

You need:
For Papdi:
Maida - 2 cups
Hot Oil - 2tbsp
Oma / Ajwain - 2 tsp

Potato - 2 large boiled and mashed
Peas - 1/2 cup boiled with little salt
Onion - 1/2 cup finley chopped
Red chille powder

Red Chutney:
Tamarind - 1 small lemon sized
Dates - 4 tbsp syrup
Jaggery - 2 tbsp
Pepper - 1 tsp
Jeera - 1 tsp
chilli powder - 1 tsp

Green chutney:
Coriander leaves - 2 cup chopped
Mint leaves - 3/4 cup finely chopped
Green chillies - 8 
Pepper - 4
Ginger - 1" piece
Rock Salt - 1 tsp

Curds - 1 cup whisked
Sev - 1 cup

Jeera - 3 tbsp dry roasted
Chat masala - 2 tsp
Pepper powder - 1 tsp

Mix all the ingredients expect water
Add little water and make a hard dough
Knead for 5 mins till you get a smooth dough
Take a ping pong sized ball and roll out using a rolling pin into a thin circle
Take a round cookie cutter and cut into 1.5" circles
Deep fry in oil on medium flame till crisp
Store in airtight containers

Mix everything and keep aside

Red chutney:
Grind every thing together with 1/2 cup water
Strain the mixture and keep aside

Green Chutney:
Grind everything together into a fine paste with 1/2 cup water

Grint the Jeera and mix it with chat masala and pepper powder

To Serve:
Arrange Papdi on the plate
Place a little stuffing on each of the plate
Add a little red chutney, green chutney and curd
Sprinkle a little powder
Sprinkle sev and serve :) 

This is off to the CC Challenge December Edition - Week 1


Usha Rao said...

I love chaats too but am lazy to make from scratch at home. Mouthwatering sev puri.

Suja said...

Drooling over here, Shree :)

Manjula Bharath said...

very tempting sev puri looks fantastic dear !!

Vinitha said...

Quite a lot of steps and I don't think I am that patient! Kudos to you!

Arthy shama said...

Sev puri looks tempting, you have made them wonderfully from scratch :)

Arthy shama said...

Sev puri looks tempting, you have made them wonderfully from scratch :)

Janani said...

who would say no to chaat I ma in for it any time.

Chef Mireille said...

OMG - they look so delicious

Swathi Iyer said...

Sev poori looks delicious Shree love it.

Srivalli said...

I love chats and this one is our favorite!..your picture looks so inviting!

Pavani N said...

Yummy looking chaat.

Sapana Behl said...

Lovely chaat and looks so yummy !

Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj said...

inviting sev puri dear....