Saturday, June 16, 2012

Samosa Chaat

"Samosa" chaat is mouthwatering delicious snack. A famous Indian street food made with some leftover scrambled samosa topped with chaat chutneys,yogurt,  ragda and sev.

Chana(Garbanzo beans) masala gravy 
  • Boiled chana - 1 cup
  • Onion - 1 mediun
  • Green chillies - 2
  • Ginger garlic paste - 1 tsp
  • Tomato puree - 1/2 cup
  • Chole masala (Baadshah) - 1 tsp
  • Red chilly powder -1/2 tsp
  • Tumeric powder - 1/4 tsp
  • Asafoetida - a pinch
  • Cumin seeds - 1/2  tsp
  • Oil -1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste 
  • Lemon juice - 1 tsp

For chana masala gravy
  • Place the pan on medium flame and add oil into it.
  • When oil heats up, add cumin seeds, asafoetida .
  • Then add green chilly and ginger and garlic paste . Fry till raw smell goes off from the paste.
  • Add chopped onion . Fry till onion turns light golden in colour .
  • Add tomato puree , red chilly powder and  tumeric powder . Cook till you see oil separates from the gravy.
  • Then add boiled chana , chana masala and salt . Mix well . Cover and cook for 5 minutes.
  • When done, turn off the flame and add lemon juice and mix well .
  • Lastly garnish the chana masala gravy with chopped cilantro.

Assembling of the plates
  • Keep 2 samosas into each serving plate.
  • Break  each samosa into 3 pieces. Over the samosa pieces, add spoonful of chana masala gravy.
  • Add chopped onion and chopped tomato.
  • Then add green chutney and dates and tamarind chutney.
  • Drizzle little yogurt and sprinkle pinch of red chilly powder.
  • Garnish with chopped cilantro and fine sev.


  1. Mouthwatering are so inviting:)

  2. Lovely chaat I can enjoy any time..nice recipe and lovely presentation dear..

  3. wow.. so delicious.. makes me hungry..

  4. looks really yummy.. mouthwatering.. lovely pics!!

  5. Yummy and mouthwatering chaat..

  6. I am a big fan of chat items! Samosa chat looks delicious!

  7. i like samosa chat very much..its mouth tickling...

  8. My favorite - now am craving for it!! Yours looks very delicious

  9. Samosa chaat looking delicious....mouthwatering recipe...
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