Tava Cheese Burger-Quick Snack

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Oct. 31, 2017

Imagine a burger cooked in total desi style well, thats what the Tava Cheese Burger is. Buttered and tava cooked burger buns are stuffed with an awesomely masaledar mixture of sautéed veggies and cheese flavoured with an assortment of spice powders including chatpata garam masala and chaat masala. Having said that, we need speak no further about the tongue-tickling taste or absolutely exciting mouth-feel of this snack. The mild, buttery crispness of the buns and the succulence of the spicy stuffing all blend together beautifully in each bite, giving you an out-of-the-world experience. Serve it immediately to enjoy the buttery taste.


Burger buns 3
Butter 6 Teaspoon (for cooking)
For the stuffing
Butter 1 1/2 Tablespoon
Finely chopped garlic 2 Teaspoon (lehsun)
Finely chopped onions 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Finely chopped tomatoes 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Finely chopped capsicum 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Boiled potato cubes 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Chopped carrot 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) (boiled)
Finely chopped coriander 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) (dhania)
Chilli powder 1 1/2 Teaspoon
Turmeric powder 1/4 Teaspoon (haldi)
Chaat masala 1/2 Teaspoon
Garam masala 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt To Taste
Grated processed cheese 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)



For the stuffing

1. Heat the butter in a broad non-stick pan, add the garlic and onions and saute on a medium flame for 1 minute.

2. Add the tomatoes and capsicum and saute on a medium flame for 2 minutes.

3. Add the potatoes, carrot, coriander, chilli powder, turmeric powder, chaat masala, garam masala and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while mashing it lightly using the back of a spoon.

4. Switch off the flame, add the cheese and mix well. Keep aside.

How to proceed

5. Divide the stuffing into 3 equal portions.

6. Slit a burger bun till 3/4th. Fill a portion of the stuffing in it evenly.

7. Heat a non-stick tava (griddle), put 2 tsp of butter on it and cook the burger till it turns golden brown in colour from all the sides.

8. Repeat steps 6 and 7 to make 2 more burgers.


9.Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 3