Chola Dabbala | How to make Chola Dabbala

By Jiya Rohit Makhija  |  18th Nov 2016  |  
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About Chola Dabbala Recipe

It is a famous Sindhi Snack. You can eat it anytime.

Chola Dabbala, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Chola Dabbala by Jiya Rohit Makhija will definitely help you in its preparation. The Chola Dabbala can be prepared within 60 minutes. The time taken for cooking Chola Dabbala is 30 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Chola Dabbala step by step. The detailed explanation makes Chola Dabbala so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Chola Dabbala can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Chola Dabbala from BetterButter.

Chola Dabbala

Ingredients to make Chola Dabbala

  • 1 cup white kabuli channa
  • salt to taste
  • 1 tbsp channa masala powder
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 2 onions chopped
  • 3 tomatoes chopped
  • 1 tsp ginger paste
  • 1 tbsp red chilli powder
  • A pinch of turmeric powder
  • 1 tbsp dhanya powder
  • 1 tsp amchoor powder
  • 1 tbsp garam masala powder
  • 1 tbsp green spicy chutney
  • 1 tbsp tamarind chutney
  • 1 tbsp sev
  • 1 onion chopped
  • 1 tbsp kasturi methi
  • coriander for garnishing
  • 4 bread slices

How to make Chola Dabbala

  1. Soak the channa overnight and pressure cook it till 3 whistles blow.
  2. Then in a kadai add oil to heat, fry the onions and tomatoes till they are light pink in colour.
  3. Next add in the red chilli powder, dhanya powder, amchoor powder, turmeric powder, garam masala powder and mix well till the oil separates itself.
  4. Turn off the gas and keep it aside to cool. Then grind it into a smooth paste.
  5. Then in a cooker add oil to heat, then fry the paste nicely till the oil comes out.
  6. Then add in the channa masala powder, chopped coriander, kasturi methi and mix it well. Now add in the channa, salt, water and pressure cook it till 3 whistles blow.
  7. Then take a plate, place the bread, then add the channa masala over it.
  8. Sprinkle red chilli powder, garam masala powder, chat masala powder, chopped onions, coriander and sev.
  9. Then put in the green spicy chutney, tamarind chutney and curd over it.

My Tip:

In place of bread you can use cutlet. This can be made during kitty parties. It's easy to serve.

Reviews for Chola Dabbala (1)

Shiva Pande2 years ago

Yummy, dhaba style food tastes the best!

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