Baked Papdi Chaat

Baked Papdi Chaat Recipe

Baked Papdi Chaat is a popular street food dish in India where the little crisp Indian crackers are layered with potatoes, chutneys, chaat masala, yogurt, and sev. In this recipe, the papdi is made from oats and the chaat is made from green moong dal making it nutritious yet tasty.

Cooking time
45 min
Preparation time
5 min
Serves
6
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43

Fit Foodie Recipe Score

24

Regular Recipe Score

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This recipe scores more than the regular recipe since papdi, is not fried, its made from oats and flour.

Ingredients

For Baked Oats Papdi

 

  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour    
  • 40 grams Saffola pepper and spice oats    
  • 1-1/2 tablespoon ghee
  • 1/2 teaspoon ajwain seeds

 

For the Topping

 

  • 1 recipe of papdis, above
  • 1/4 cup of date chutney (30 grams dates, 10 grams tamarind, 10 grams jaggery, 2 grams salt)
  • 1/4 cup green chutney (50 grams coriander, 5 grams green chutney, 2 grams salt)
  • 1 cup green moong, cooked     
  • 1 onions, finely chopped    
  • 1/4 cup sev    
  • chaat masala, as required    
  • roasted cumin powder, as required    
  • red chili powder, as required    
  • a small bunch of coriander leaves for garnishing    

How to make Baked Papdi Chaat

For Baked Oats Papdi

 

  • Preheat the oven to 200 C
  • Combine the flour, oats, ajwain and ghee together. Add water a little at a time and knead the papdi dough until it becomes firm and smooth and firm. It should not be soft
  • You can make 20 small balls and roll them out thin about 1-½ inches in diameter
  • Or you can divide the dough into two portions and roll out into a big large circle and cut small rounds using a cookie cutter
  • Make sure the papdi’s you roll out are thin
  • After rolling prick, the papdi's with a fork all round to prevent it from puffing when baked
  • Place the oat papdi's in the oven and bake then until browned
  • Remove from the oven and allow them to cool completely. As they continue to get crisp from the heat in them
  • These papdi's are little more brittle than their fried counterparts, but at home we still love them

 

For Papdi Chaat

 

  • Papdi Chaat is all about arranging and layering the different ingredients on a platter
  • In a large bowl, combine the cooked moong, the 1/2 teaspoon of chaat masala, 1/2 teaspoon of cumin powder and a pinch of red chilli powder. Stir well to combine. Check the salt and spice levels and adjust to suit your taste. Keep this aside
  • Lay the papdi’s in large platter or in individual plates
  • Spoon the moong mixture over the papdi's. Drizzle the date and tamarind chutney, green chutney over each papdi. Sprinkle the onion, coriander leaves and sev.
  • Serve the Papdi Chaat immediately as a tea time snack

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Comments

nice recipe

The recipe is good..please share at what temperature it should be baked and for how much time..? Thanks

Mar 06, 2017

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Average: 3 (1 vote)
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I like it.

I like it.

Jun 02, 2015

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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