Monday, April 6, 2015

Palak/Spinach Puri–Easy Lunch Box Recipe

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               Palak puri with pickle has always been my favorite combo,doesn’t’ sound yummy !! Every Saturday when our school on half day,  my mom gives us this green puri with pickle. After coming back to school she prepared a full meal. This is a good way feed spinach to fussy kids. This puri doesn't required anything and can be paired with boondi raita or pickle.

               

Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook time: 20 minutes | Makes: 10 - 11

 

Ingredient


Wheat flour

1 cup

Spinach

1 cup

Garlic

2

Green chili

2

Cumin seeds

1/2 tsp

Carom seeds/Ajwain

1/2 tsp

Salt

To taste

 

How to make?

  • Heat  pan on medium flame, Add clean wash spinach leaves with little salt, garlic and green chilies. Let it cook for another 3-4 minutes.

  • Transfer into mixer jar and keep aside to cool down. Grind into a smooth paste.

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  • In a mixing bowl, take wheat flour, ground spinach puree, cumin seeds, carom seeds and remaining salt. Add water ( if required ) and knead into stiff dough.

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  • Meanwhile heat oil in a kadai for deep frying. Take a small ball and roll out in to puri. Transfer rolled puri into oil and fry it evenly on both sides till golden brown.

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  • Drain in kitchen towel and serve hot with raita or pickle.

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Notes :

  • Always rolled puri into semi-thick circle. Don’t roll out thin circle otherwise puri doesn’t puff up .

  • You can use Beet pulp or any other veggie instead of  palak.


12 comments:

  1. palak puris looks so yumm..love the colour too...

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  2. Interesting and delicious poori.......... :)

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  3. I saw ur post on FB and it had left me hungry ...now this post is making me even more hungry.....looks super yumm

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  4. Such a tempting,healthy & delicious poori.

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  5. inviting ..palak poori...looks yummy

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  6. very inviting puffed up pooris,yummy

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  7. Looks so good, nice clicks..

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  8. lovely looking pooris!! nice color!!

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