Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Bhel Puri

I love all types of chaats specially Bhel puri n cutlet chaat.Bhel puri is a very famous snack which we can find in roadside/streets of many places all over india!!.It main ingredient is puffed rice,boiled potato in tangy tamarind sauce.Many a times it was my dinner while in hostel!!


  • 2Cups -Puffed Rice
  • Few Pani Pooris -Broken
  • 1/2Cup -Sev
  • 1Cup - Onion(finely chopped)
  • 1/2Cup - Tomato(finely chopped)
  • 1 no - Potato( boiled n cubed)
  • 1/2Cup - Carrot
  • 1/2Cup - Cucumber
  • 1/2Cup -Corriander leaves
  • 1/2tsp - Red chilli Powder
  • 1/4tsp - Turmeric Powder
  • Salt -As required
  • Tamarind chutney - As required
  • Green Chutney -As required
Tamarind chutney


  • 1Cup - Tamarind Extract(Tamarind Soaked in hot water)
  • 1tsp -Jaggery
  • 1/2tsp -Red chilli powder
  • Salt - As required
  • 1tsp -Powdered Cumin seeds

Mix Everything in a bowl n microwave it for few mins.

Green/Corrinader-mint chutney


  • 1 1/2Cup - Corriander Leaves
  • 1 Cup -Mint leaves
  • 3nos - Green chillies
  • Salt - As required

Grind above all ingredients along with little water.

Bhel Puri Procedure

Heat a tsp of oil in a pan,fry the Puffed rice along with red chilli ,turmeric powder n salt for few mins.(Optional).

In a large Bowl mix the fried puffed rice onion tomato carrot cucumber n broken pani pooris and sev.

Add the green and tamarind chutney as you required.

Granish with corriander leaves and sev.


Parita said...

I love bhel..i m craving for it now :(

Pavithra said...

Ilove bhel.. really feel to eat right away.

Padma said...

One of my fav Dharani... feel like having now... looks great :)

Ann said...

wow... my all time fav snack .. looks yum

Nithya said...

Bhel is one of my favorite chat and I just cant resist watching this pic.. badly wanna grab it.. :)