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Chana Dal Kebab Recipe
How To Make Chana Dal Kebab
As the name suggests, this veg kebab recipe is made with chana dal batter along with a host of aromatic spices and other ingredients. All you need to make this delicious recipe is a bowl full of chana dal (blended perfectly), some potatoes and spices.
- Total Cook Time 30 mins
- Prep Time 15 mins
- Cook Time 15 mins
- Recipe Servings4
Ingredients of Chana Dal Kebab
- 1 Cup Chana Dal
- 2-3 Garlic (Finely Chopped)
- 2 cups Blanched spinach
- 1 cup Grated paneer
- 1/2 tsp Garam Masala
- 1 cup All Purpose Flour
- 1 tsp Chaat masala
- 5-6 Chopped green chillies
- 2 tbsp Boiled peas (optional)
- Salt as required
- 1 cup Breadcrumbs
- 1 tsp Ginger (finely chopped)
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Firstly, prepare the batter. Rinse the chana dal and soak it in a bowl for an hour.
After an hour, drain the water and put the dal in the pressure cooker with garlic, ginger, green chilies and 1 cup of water and pressure cook them for 3 whistles.
Once done, turn off the flame. Then, add the pressure cooked ingredients, spinach, and the green peas to the blender with a little water. Blend them into a smooth paste.
Now is the time to transfer this blended paste to a large mixing bowl and add the paneer, salt, garam masala, chaat masala and 1/2 cup of bread crumbs to it. Mix well.
Now take a small amount to make tikki-like structure. Roll it on your palms.
Prepare a flour- water paste in a bowl using the all purpose flour and water. Spread the remaining bread crumbs in a plate.
Heat the refined oil in a kadhai over a medium flame. Now, first dip the kebabs in the flour- water mixture and then roll them in the breadcrumbs.
Next, deep fry the kebabs until they turn golden brown from both the sides. Take them out of the kadhai and drain the excess oil using the clean paper towels.
Serve and enjoy!!
Key Ingredients: Chana Dal, Garlic (Finely Chopped), Blanched spinach, Grated paneer, Garam Masala, All Purpose Flour, Chaat masala, Chopped green chillies, Boiled peas (optional), Salt as required, Breadcrumbs, Ginger (finely chopped)