Malabar Paratha | How to make Malabar Parathaby Sanjula ThangkhiewCreated on 11th Aug 2015

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Malabar Parathaby Sanjula Thangkhiew
  • Malabar Paratha | How to make Malabar Paratha (470 likes)

  • By Sanjula Thangkhiew
    Created on 11th Aug 2015

About Malabar Paratha

Popularly callled as Parota, it is an origin of street food in Kerala enjoyed with a complimenting Malabar chicken curry.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time60mins
  • Serves5People
Malabar Paratha


  • 3 cups Flour (maida)
  • 1 cup Water
  • 2 tbsp Oil
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • Oil (for frying)


  1. Combing flour, baking powder, sugar and salt in a bowl.
  2. Add oil and blend well with the flour mixture.
  3. Now add water, little at a time and knead well to make a dough.
  4. Transfer the dough to a well floured surface and knead for 5 mins.
  5. Coat the dough with oil, cover with a damp cloth and let it rest for 30 mins.
  6. Knead for 5 more mins. Divide the dough into 10 parts and make balls.
  7. Cover and leave for 15 mins.
  8. Take one ball and roll it very thin. Hold the rolled dough from the top on both sides and pleat them till the bottom.
  9. Roll them like a spiral and press the last edge onto the center of the roll. Repeat with other balls.
  10. Heat oil in a tawa over medium heat. Place the rolled out paratha and cool for 2 mins.
  11. Cook on both sides and remove from heat. Repeat with the remaining batches.
  12. Serve hot with famous Malabar chicken.
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  • Preet Sodhi4 months ago

    Thnx...mein ye bnana chahti thi bt muje ye nhi pta tha ki 10 boll bnani hai....make sure i will try with mother daal khoob sare butter k sath...

  • Nisrin Muchhala4 months ago

    Looks g8 :thumbsup:

  • Karpagam Subramanian5 months ago

    It's looks very soft

  • Karmjit Bhatia7 months ago

    it s fan fold method.....

  • Karmjit Bhatia7 months ago

    u can watch video on u tube dear

  • Monika Nischal7 months ago

    need video to see rolling

  • Aaisha Alam7 months ago

    really good looking need video

  • vanamala Hebbar9 months ago

    thnx for the recipe..looking for long time

  • Sheetal Sharma9 months ago

    Need vedio

  • Usha Dass9 months ago

    Need video to know how to pleat

  • vasundhara rao9 months ago

    video needed.

  • Lata Solanky9 months ago

    realy very nice recipi

  • Shweta Arya9 months ago

    after step 9. as it will form a small ball lyk structure do we ha've to make its chapatI again with the rolling pin?

  • Madhu Sikri9 months ago

    Really looking nice

  • Deviyani Srivastava9 months ago

    looks so soft n tempting

  • Shoba Bharathraj10 months ago

    nice Paratha

  • Maisha Kukreja10 months ago

    I love these ! My favourite :D

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  • Roshni Subudhia year ago

    wow so many yummy recipes you have...bful presentation

  • suchita agrawala year ago

    a little more illustration necessary