Chole | How to make Chole

By Rimjhim Agarwal  |  26th May 2017  |  
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About Chole Recipe

Chole is so popular in North India that probably every North Indian home has this on the menu once a week. So, this is my version of the same. Enjoy it with some pooris or roti, or some jeera rice.

Chhole, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Chhole by Rimjhim Agarwal will definitely help you in its preparation. The Chhole can be prepared within 15 minutes. The time taken for cooking Chhole 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 Chhole step by step. The detailed explanation makes Chhole so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Chhole 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 Chhole from BetterButter.


Ingredients to make Chole

  • 1 cup chickpeas soaked overnight
  • Soda ¼ spoon
  • onion 2
  • tomato 2
  • ginger garlic paste ¼ spoon
  • green chilly 2
  • cinnamon sticks 1-2
  • salt according to taste
  • Dry red chilly 1
  • turmeric Powder -1/2 tsp
  • salt
  • coriander Powder - 1 tsp
  • Garam masala - 1/2 tsp
  • amchur powder - 1/4 th tsp
  • chilly powder - 1 tsp
  • malai ½ cup
  • Refined oil

How to make Chole

  1. Put chickpeas in a cooker with ¹½ cup water and soda
  2. Switch off the flame after 2 whistles
  3. Cut onion and tomatoes
  4. Put in mixer
  5. Add ginger garlic paste and chillies
  6. Make a paste
  7. Add turmeric,salt,chilli powder,coriander powder,malai,garam masala and amchur powder
  8. Blend again
  9. Heat refined oil in a pan
  10. Add cinnamon sticks and dry chilly
  11. Add onion paste
  12. Saute till it leaves oil
  13. Add boiled chickpeas
  14. Add some water
  15. Mix well
  16. Serve with bhature

Reviews for Chole (1)

Manaswini Verekara year ago

Made it right now. Pretty great with roti. Simple to make. Loved it. Thanks for sharing this recipe.

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