Cheesy Peri Peri Stuffed Pav

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Mar. 23, 2017

Peri peri or piri piri is a fiery sauce of African origin, made with fresh red chillies. It is tinged with multiple flavours garlicky, spicy, tangy and herby and is guaranteed to tickle your taste buds and fire up your appetite. In this innovative recipe, we have sandwiched pav bread with freshly-made peri peri sauce and topped it with cheese. The outcome is a scrumptious and cheesy treat that everybody will love. Serve the Cheesy Peri Peri Stuffed Pav immediately after preparation, to enjoy the crackling flavour and gooey cheesiness. Try other pav based recipes like Pav Sandwich and Pav Bhaji Sandwich.


Pav 8
Butter 16 Teaspoon
For the peri peri sauce:
Fresh red chillies 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Garlic 8 Clove (40 gm)
Coriander 1 Teaspoon , finely chopped
Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
Dried oregano 1 Teaspoon
Dried thyme 1 Teaspoon
Dried parsley 1/2 Teaspoon
Oil 2 Tablespoon
Salt To Taste
For the topping:
Processed cheese 8 Teaspoon



For the peri peri sauce:

1. Combine all ingredients, without using water in a mixer and blend till smooth. Keep aside.

For Pav:

2. Heat 1 tsp of butter on a non-stick tava (griddle), place the open pav and cook on a medium flame till it turns light brown in colour from both the sides.

3. Put 1 tsp of the prepared peri peri sauce on each side of the pav and close the pav.

4. Again cook the pav on a medium flame using 1 tsp of butter till it turns golden brown in colour from both the sides.

5. Finally top it with 1 tsp of cheese.

6. Repeat steps 1 to 4 to make 7 more stuffed pav.


7. Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 296Calories from Fat 165

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g29.2%

Saturated Fat 7 g35%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 405 mg16.88%

Total Carbohydrates 29 g9.7%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet