Chana Masala | How to make Chana Masala

By Mandeep hundal  |  26th Sep 2016  |  
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About Chana Masala Recipe

Chana Masala is delicious and authentic dish. Chana Masala by Mandeep hundal is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Chana Masala is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 540 minutes and it takes 50 minutes to cook it properly. Chana Masala is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Chana Masala. Chana Masala is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Chana Masala is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Chana Masala at your home.

Chana Masala

Ingredients to make Chana Masala

  • Overnight soaked chick peas 2 cups
  • onions chopped 1 cup
  • tomatoes chopped 1/2 cups
  • ginger chopped 1 tbsp
  • garlic chopped 1 tbsp
  • hing a pinch
  • turmeric powder 1 tsp
  • cumin powder 1 1/2 tbsp
  • coriander powder 2 bsp
  • pomegranate seeds powder 1 tsp
  • Dried methi leaves 2 tbsp
  • Chat masala 1 tsp
  • cinnamon stick 1 inch
  • Black cardamom 3
  • bay leaves 2-3
  • onion sliced 1 small
  • tomato sliced 1 small
  • green chillies cut in halves 4-5
  • Degi mirch 1 tsp
  • Garam masala 1 tsp
  • oil 3 tbsp
  • salt to taste
  • coriander leaves 1 tbsp

How to make Chana Masala

  1. Cook chana with salt in a pressure cooker till done, drain excess water and keep aside.
  2. Heat oil, add hing, black cardamom, cinnamon, bay leaves, degi mirch, turmeric, pomegranate seeds and chopped ginger, garlic.
  3. Add chopped onions, saute till translucent. Add chopped tomatoes and saute till the oil separates.
  4. Add sliced onions, tomatoes, green chillies, garam masala, methi leaves and chana.
  5. Adjust salt, add cumin powder, coriander powder, chat masala and coriander leaves. Mix and cook for 5-7 minutes.

My Tip:

While boiling chana add salt and turmeric.

Reviews for Chana Masala (3)

Kaur Kitchen10 months ago

My favorite

subhali lokare3 years ago

it's so tempting......I want it

Prince Kaushik3 years ago


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