Methi Muthia | How to make Methi Muthia

By Subashini Murali  |  31st Mar 2016  |  
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About Methi Muthia Recipe

This is delicious Gujarati snack which can be made in two ways- Steamed or Fried. This one is a steamed version.

Methi Muthia is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Methi Muthia has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Subashini Murali is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Methi Muthia recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Methi Muthia is 20 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 30 minutes. This is recipe of Methi Muthia is perfect to serve 4 people. Methi Muthia is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Methi Muthia. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Methi Muthia by commenting on this page below!

Methi Muthia

Ingredients to make Methi Muthia

  • 1 cup besan
  • 1 cup wheat flour
  • 1 tbsp curd
  • 1 cup chopped methi leaves
  • 1 tbsp ginger-garlic paste
  • 1/2 tsp haldi powder
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1/2 citric acid
  • water
  • oil for greasing and tempering
  • salt as per taste
  • Ingredients for tempering:
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • 1 tbsp white sesame seeds
  • 1/2 tsp asafoetida
  • 2 green chillies slit
  • 1 sprig of curry leaves
  • Ingredients for garnishing:
  • Chopped coriander
  • 2 tbsp grated coconut

How to make Methi Muthia

  1. In a bowl, mix all the ingredients and make a smooth dough by adding water as required.
  2. Make a long log shape of it and steam it in a (greased plate) steamer for 15-20 minutes or till its done.
  3. Once cooled, slice it and temper with the items given above.
  4. Garnish with chopped coriander and grated coconut.

Reviews for Methi Muthia (8)

Bhairavi Pandita year ago

The traditional muthiya does have wheat flour to besan ratio as 3:1. Though one may increase besan by a half cup more.

shilpi singh2 years ago

I tried it but 1 cup each of wheat and besan ??? I hope wheat is little more in qty is it?? or the same

Jayanthi Rao2 years ago

Delicious . Love it.

Niranjan kumar2 years ago


Sharanya Raghuraman2 years ago

Yummy.. all the best

Janaki Priya2 years ago

Soo yummy 😃

Sheeba Bedi2 years ago

Looks yummy :D

Jaya Rajesh2 years ago

Awesome subhashini