Chana Batata | How to make Chana Batata

By sana Tungekar  |  10th Jul 2016  |  
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About Chana Batata Recipe

A very healthy Maharashtrian snack that is easy to prepare and can be relished as a snack or accompaniment. Black chana potatoes preparation with authentic Indian spicing and dressing.

Chana Batata, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Chana Batata is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by sana Tungekar. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Chana Batata is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Chana Batata recipe by sana Tungekar. Chana Batata can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Chana Batata just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Chana Batata can serve 4 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Chana Batata.

Chana Batata

Ingredients to make Chana Batata

  • Half kg black chana
  • 250 grams potatoes
  • 1 ball of tamarind about 25 grams
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp rai or mustard seeds
  • coriander leaves to garnish

How to make Chana Batata

  1. Soak chana in good amount of water, overnight.
  2. Wash change water of chana and put to boil with salt.
  3. Boil potatoes too.
  4. Soak tamarind ball in a cup of water remove pulp in a while.
  5. Peel boil potatoes and keep aside.
  6. Cool potatoes and cut small wedges.
  7. Remove all water from chana.
  8. Take a pan 1 tspn of oil to splutter mustard and curry leaves.
  9. Now add salt to taste, chana and potatoes, stir well.
  10. To this, sprinkle the red chilli powder all over and mix well.
  11. Now add the tamarind and mix all well.
  12. Garnish and remove from the stove.
  13. Enjoy hot or cold.
  14. Optional to add little sugar when boiling tamarind.

Reviews for Chana Batata (2)

kausar Rafiq2 years ago


bhavna kurani2 years ago

wow my mouth watring