Spicy Dahi Bhalla | How to make Spicy Dahi Bhalla

By Bindiya Sharma  |  27th Jul 2015  |  
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About Spicy Dahi Bhalla Recipe

Spicy Dahi Bhalla

Ingredients to make Spicy Dahi Bhalla

  • Urad dhuli dal(white lentils)-1/4 cup
  • Mung dhuli dal(yellow lentils)-3/4 cup
  • Cool whipped fresh yogurt/curd-1/2 kg
  • Fresh ginger juliennes
  • Roasted cumin seeds powdered-2 tbsp
  • Garam masala-1 tsp
  • Fresh ground red chilli powder-acc. to taste
  • tamarind paste-1/2 cup
  • sugar-1/2 cup
  • Boiled kabuli chana- 1/2 cup
  • Fresh chopped coriander-1/2 cup
  • Asafetida-1/4 tsp
  • almonds/cashews and raisins-a few
  • Black pepper powder-acc.to taste
  • Refined oil for deep frying

How to make Spicy Dahi Bhalla

  1. Soak both the dals overnight, next morning grind to a smooth paste with the help of little water.add asafetida, coriander and some chopped green chillies if desired, salt and black pepper, shape into semi circles and stuff with sliced almonds/cashews and raisins, shape with wet hands as it will be sticky
  2. Keep oil hot in a kadhai ready, drop two at a time into the oil, fry till golden, meanwhile put the tamarind paste and sugar to a boil, stirring frequently to make the imli chutney, add some garam masala and boil rapidl till thick, season and keep aside.
  3. Drop the bhallas/gujiyas into a pan of hot water and soak for 5 minutes.
  4. To serve, squeeze water out of gujiyas by pressing down lightly with hands, place on serving plate, drizzle cooled whipped yogurt, then imli chutney, garam masala, chilli flakes, chana, ginger juliennes, salt, roasted cumin seed powder, pepper and green coriander as shown in picture…indulge in a piece of heaven!!!

Reviews for Spicy Dahi Bhalla (5)

Nandini Maheshwari2 months ago

Mouth watering..

Mitlesh Gupta9 months ago


Alka Munjal10 months ago


Manjushree Sooraj2 years ago


Shoba Bharathraj2 years ago

mouth watering

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