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Stuffed Carrot Paratha Recipe
Prep Time: 10 mins | Cook time: 20 mins | Makes: 5 parathas
Author: Hari Chandana P
Cuisine: North Indian
Recipe type: Breakfast
For the Stuffing:
- 1 cup Grated Carrot
- 1 tsp Coriander Powder
- 1/2 tsp Cumin Powder
- 1/4 tsp Garam Masala
- 1/4 tsp Carom Seeds / Ajwain
- 1/8 tsp Turmeric Powder
- 1/2 tsp Red Chilli Powder or as needed
- 1 tbsp Chopped Coriander Leaves
- Salt to taste
- 2 tsp Oil
For the Outer Layer:
- 1 cup Wheat Flour
- 1 tsp Oil
- Salt to taste
- Take the wheat flout, salt and a teaspoon of oil in a mixing bowl and combine well.
- Add water little by little and knead into a soft and pliable dough.
- The dough should not be too tight or too soft.
- Cover the dough and keep it aside till you make the stuffing.
- Heat 2 teaspoons of oil in a pan. Add the carom seeds and fry for a few seconds.
- Add the grated carrot and fry for a couple of minutes or till the raw smell leaves.
- Add the coriander powder, cumin powder, garam masala, turmeric powder, salt and red chilli powder and mix well.
- Sprinkle a very little water and cover it with a lid.
- Let it cook until soft and well cooked.
- Open the lid and saute till it becomes dry.
- Add the coriander leaves and combine.
- Let it cool completely.
- Divide the prepared dough into 5 equal portions and set aside.
- Divide the carrot stuffing into round shaped balls and set aside.
- Roll each dough ball into a thick circle, place the carrot stuffing ball in the center and bring the edges together and seal it.
- Dust some flour on the board and roll it into a thin paratha.
- Heat a pan / tawa. Carefully place the paratha on the pan.
- Drizzle some oil and cook the parathas on both sides until brown spots appear.
- Remove from the pan and keep it in a bowl or roti basket. Keep covered to maintain softness.
- Serve hot with plain curd / raita and pickle.
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