2 slices Bread
Ingredients to make the Potato Bhaji :
1 large potato - boiled and chopped
Oil for frying
1 tbsp oil
1/4 tsp mustard seeds (rie)
1-2 green chilies chopped fine
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
Few leaves of curry patter
Salt to taste
Ingredients to make the Besan Batter :
Ingredients For Decoration :
I cup besan (chick pea flour)
Sweet and sour tamarind chutney
Finely chopped onions & coriander leaves
1/2 tsp red chilly powder
Red chilly powder & cumin (jeera) powder
Salt to taste
Sev to top it up at last
Water to make the batter
- First of all make the potato bhaji. In a frying pan, put 1 tbsp oil and when hot put the mustard seeds till they crackle and also put the green chilies and curry patta. Then add the boiled and chopped potatoes along with salt and turmeric powder. Stir for few minutes and your bhaji is ready. Keep this aside and let it cool.
- Then make the besan batter by mixing the besan, soda, red chilly powder and salt. Don`t make the batter too watery. It should be neither thick nor watery.
- Now take one slice of bread. Then take some potato bhaji and spread it evenly on the bread. Place the second slice of bread on top of it so as to make a sandwich. Now cut this sandwich into four pieces. Then take each piece, dip it in the besan batter and fry till done. (Don`t fry very brown). Keep this aside and let it cool. You can always fry this in advance and keep it because for the chaat you don`t require hot. It has to be cool.
- Lastly, place these fried bread bhajiya on a plate and cut each piece into another four pieces. Then put enough tamarind to soak into them. Sprinkle some cumin powder and red chilly powder. Then put the chopped onions and coriander leaves and lastly top it with sev.