Dal Pakwaan- A Chaat Recepi

Chaats are my favourite. How about you? Dal Pakwaan is one of my favourite chaat. With its awesome taste, it is quite fulfilling too.Many consume it as morning breakfast or evening snacks.

I can have it anytime as I Love it so much. The crunch of Pakwaan with soothing dal and tanginess of chutneys and pungent onions makes the taste of Dal Pakwaan Scrumptious.

It can also be served as starter in Parties or with mini Pakwaans in kids party too.It is a simple recepi to make and can be prepared a time ahead except dal and stored, preparation of dal will not take much of time.

So enjoy this tasty combination of dal with crunchy pakwaan with your loved ones. Lets have a look at recepi.

Ingredient for Pakwaan

2 cups Maida

1/2 spoon ajwain

2 spoon oil

Salt to taste

Oil to fry


Ingredients for Dal

11/2 cup chana dal

Salt to taste

1/2 spoon haldi

1 spoon oil

A pinch of hing

1/4 spoon chilli powder

1/2 spoon jeera

Ingredients for Plating

Chopped onion

Chopped tomatoes

Chopped coriander leaves

Green Chillies diced

Tamarind chutney

Green chutney

Nylon sev


Preparation of Pakwaan

Mix all the ingredients and make a dough using water

Roll round puris, size of your choice and fry it in hot oil till crispy

Serve it or store in air tight container


Preparation of Dal

Put dal,haldi powder ,salt to taste and little water in pressure cooker

Boil it with 3-4 whistles in cooker

Once pressure released, strain water from dal, if any and mash dal a little, not completely.

Now in tadka pan , heat oil,add hing, add jeera,once jeera splutters add red chilli powder and pour tadka in dal.


Plating of Dal Pakwaan

In a Plate, place Pakwaan, spread cookedDal on it.Now pour green chutney and tamarind chutney, all over dal

Garnish with chopped onions, tomatoes, chopped chillies , coriander and nylon sev.Serve it immediately.

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