Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Channa Masala


Ingredients:

Chick peas - 1 cup
Onion - 1 (Chopped)
Tomato - 1
Ginger-garlic paste - 1tbsp
Cardamom - 2
Cloves - 2
Chilli powder - 1 tspn
Coriander powder - 1 tbsp
Cumin powder - 1 tbsp 
Black pepper - 1/2 tbsp
Fenugreek seeds(methi) - 1/2 tbsp
Oil - 1 tbsp
Salt to taste
Coriander leaves - few

Method:

Soak chick peas in water overnight and pressure cook them.

Heat a pan and dry roast the cardamom,cloves,fenugreek and black pepper and grind it to a powder.

Grind the tomatoes into a smooth paste.

Heat oil in a pan, add onions and ginger-garlic paste & fry till the onions turns translucent.

Add the tomato paste, masala powder, chili powder,cumin powder & salt. Cook it for 2-3 minutes.

Then,add the chick peas, cook it or another 5mins. Garnish with coriander leaves.

Serve hot with poori or chapathi.


27 comments:

  1. love it rekha and it seems a long time since i came to ur blog and viceversa

    how have u been

    u got perfect gravy there with chana


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  2. Simply love this channa masala with rotis.

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  3. i always love chana masala wth chapathis..your presentation inspires me to do soon one like that..☺

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  4. Wish to have this curry with some hot pooris...

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  5. My favourite.. anytime for Chappathi

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  6. Vow mouth watering...its a gud combo with chola puris...

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  7. very nice irresistible chana masala Rekha, mouthwatering.

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  8. tempting curry.. like to try it with poori..

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  9. Looks yummy....... thanks for dropping by my space.
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  10. channa masala is my fav combo with puris, loved your version...sounds very yummy!!

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  11. Delicious channa masala. Love it.

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  12. My home fav & we love eating these with rice

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  13. simple and delicious looking channa masala

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  14. One Of My fav dish... with poori its going just awesome... looks yummy.

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  15. Ah! Chick peas curry my favourite...love these with yummy pooris or pulao..

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  16. looks so tempting & very very yummm

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  17. lovely! thanks for stopping by my blog. following you too :)

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  18. Yummy it seems very delicious!! thanks for sharing & looking forward for more 'India Food Recipes'

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