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Masala Pav

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Very popular Indian street food prepared by using masaledar veggies.
For the masala
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Onion 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped finely
  Ginger garlic paste 1 Teaspoon
  Pav bhaji masala 2 Teaspoon
  Water 2 Tablespoon (1 -2 tbsp as required)
  Tomatoes 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped finely
  Degi mirch 1 Teaspoon
  Green pepper 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped finely
  Salt To Taste
  Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
For the garnish
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Coriander leaves 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For the pav
  Pav 1 , halved
  Butter 2 Tablespoon (As required to spread on the masala pav)

1. In a heated wide and deep pan or skillet, melt butter, add finely chopped onions and saute until tender.
2. Add ginger-garlic paste and mix well. Cook for about a minute.
3. Add pav bhaji masala with a little water and mix well. Cook for about 2 minutes.
4. Add finely chopped tomatoes, red chili powder and cook until tomatoes become tender.
5. Add the chopped green bell pepper and water, if required.
6. Add salt to taste and mix well. Cook until the green pepper is tender.
7. Garnish with a tbsp of butter and finely chopped coriander leaves.
8. Take a pav, slice into two halves, spread butter on one side of each half and the prepared masala on the other side. (You may also add a dash of butter to the masala spread side before flipping the sides)
9. On a heated pan, roast the masala pav, flipping sides.

10. Serve warm garnished with finely chopped onions and tomatoes, if desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Vegetarian, Low Sugar
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Yummy – but that is an understatement! The Masala Pav is a typical Indian street food that has lot flavor packed into it. I think, this would be an excellent snack to serve to guests at a party. Check out this video from Madhuras kitchen where it is all explained. You are gonna love it!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 386 Calories from Fat 300

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 34 g52.4%

Saturated Fat 19.9 g99.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 80.6 mg26.9%

Sodium 852.3 mg35.5%

Total Carbohydrates 21 g6.9%

Dietary Fiber 3.2 g12.7%

Sugars 4.7 g

Protein 3 g6.1%

Vitamin A 41.7% Vitamin C 36.1%

Calcium 2.6% Iron 3.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Masala Pav Recipe Video