Express Meal - Chole Bhature - Chickpea Curry With Fried Bread

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May. 04, 2018

Chole Bhature is the popular combination. Chole or Chana Masala is basically chickpeas cooked with onion and tomato while Bhature is the bread to go with chole curry/sabzi made from flour. Each household prepare this combination with lots of variety of methods but first I will share very basic recipes and then you can watch my videos for variations and explore more recipes of this dish to adjust your tastebud. My kids gigle a lot at the restaurant when they see the big bhatoora swallen perfectly so these days, I even make the big bhatooras at home to see them giggle at home!


For chole:
Chick peas 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs) , soaked
Chopped onions 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Diced tomatoes 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Ginger garlic paste To Taste
Red chilli powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Oil 1 Tablespoon
Turmeric powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Cumin seeds 1/2 Teaspoon
Garam masala 1/2 Teaspoon
Coriander cumin powder 1 Teaspoon
Salt To Taste
Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Finely chopped coriander leaves 1 Tablespoon
For bhature:
Plain flour/Wheat flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Semolina 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Sugar 1 Teaspoon
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Baking powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Yogurt 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Oil 2 Tablespoon
Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Oil 3 Cup (48 tbs)


Please watch the video for directions!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 4