Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal

By Sumitra Chowdhury  |  24th Aug 2015  |  
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Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dalby Sumitra Chowdhury
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About Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal Recipe

Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal by Sumitra Chowdhury has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal takes few minutes for the preparation and 60 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal is a good option for you. The flavour of Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal recipe on the page below.

Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal

Ingredients to make Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal

  • 2 Cup all purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 tbsp ghee
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1 cup or more Cold water
  • oil to fry
  • 1 small cup Bengal grams
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/4 tsp sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Garam masala powder
  • 1 pinch asafoetida
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 Red dry chilli
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 tbsp oil

How to make Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal

  1. Mix salt in the flour and mix it.
  2. Add 2 tbsp ghee to the flour and mix it well.
  3. Add water little at a time to make a semi soft dough.
  4. Cover the bowl with damp cloth and keep it aside for 30 min.
  5. Knead dough well for 5 minutes by adding the remaining ghee.
  6. Now divide the dough into equal portions.
  7. Roll out each portion into a round shape.
  8. Brush each rolled portion with oil and sprinkle flour on the top.
  9. Make a cut from the centre of the round to the edge.
  10. Roll the dough from one cut edge to the other to form a spiral roll.
  11. Then roll this into a spiral disc and tuck the ends in. Roll the disc out again.
  12. Heat oil in a frying pan.
  13. Fry the paratha turning on a low flame until both sides are golden brown and crisp. Serve it hot with Cholar Dal.
  14. Take a pressure cooker, add the dal, turmeric powder, salt to taste and garam masala powder.
  15. Add 1 1/2 cup water and pressure cook it till done.
  16. Take oil. Add cumin seeds, bay leaf and red chilli.
  17. Let it crackle. Add asafoetida.
  18. Add the seasoning to the dal, add sugar.
  19. If the dal has become dry then add water according to the thicken required.
  20. .Boil the dal and serve it with Dhakai paratha.

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Reviews for Dhakai Parotha with Cholar Dal (2)

Sheetal Pawar3 years ago

share its vedio plz
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Sumitra Chowdhury
3 years ago
Thank you so much. Will have to make it again.

Shabnam Seth3 years ago

Plz can u send video
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Sumitra Chowdhury
3 years ago
Thank you so much. Will have to make it again.