Pav Bhaji

Chaat Foods/ Items- These are the most popular street foods of India.These are one of the most common favourites for many of us.Hope none would stop getting attracted to chaat items.I am no different in that .I love them as occasional treats. I always like pav bhaji more when it comes to my kid as it has a blend of veggies and getting a whole wheat pav bun is comparatively easier than finding whole wheat pooris. This is our favourite early dinner menu once in a month or whenever i get a whole wheat pav bun. I am yet to master the art of making buns/breads at home. Ingredients: Serves 2
  • Pav Buns-4
  • Potatoes-1/2 cup chopped
  • Carrot-1/4 cup chopped
  • Beans-1/4 cup chopped
  • Tomatoes-2 chopped
  • Onion-2 chopped
  • Peas-3 tbsp
  • Cauliflower-4 small florets
  • Pav bhaji masala-1 tbsp
  • Butter -To Cook
  • Salt-To taste
PAV BHAJI Procedure: 1.Measure and keep all the ingredients ready. pav bhaji1 2.In a pressure cooker add some butter and saute the veggies one after the other except tomatoes.Reserve some raw onion (chopped finely) for garnishing. pav bhaji2 3.Add pav bhaji masala powder,salt and water(water to just immerse the veggies). 4.Pressure cook for 3 whistles.Mash them well after the pressure gets released. pav bhaji4 5.In the meantime fry the tomatoes till turn soft and add them to the veggies cooked(after the pressure is released) and give a quick stir and boil till it becomes thick. pav bhaji5 6.In a dosa pan toast the pav buns and serve it the masala. pav bhaji6 7.Garnish with coriander leaves,lemon and onion. pav bhaji7
pavbhaji Notes: Prefer whole wheat pav buns. This can be offered to babies above one year. Feel free to include veggies of your choice. The gravy goes well with roti and also normal breads. Always have a word with your doctor before offering any new food to babies. Please consider all family history of allergies before trying any new food. Please do not forget to stay tuned with me by liking my facebook page here or follow me onTwitter or PINTEREST. You can also receive all my recipes in your mail box by providing your mail id here. Do share this with your kith and kin.If you have a picture of recipe tried from my blog kindly share with me via mail (kitchenkathukutty@gmail.com) pavbhaji recipe  

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