Refined flour (maida)
Carom seeds (ajwain)
Green peas shelled crushed
1/2 inch piece
Green chillies chopped
Garam masala powder
Roasted peanuts crushed
Yogurt Whisked and chilled
Red chilli powder
Roasted cumin powder
Sweet date and tamarind chutney
Mix refined flour, carom seeds, salt, soda bicarbonate and pure ghee in a bowl. Add cold water as required to knead into a stiff dough.
Heat oil in a pan. Add asafoetida and cumin seeds. When the cumin seeds begin to change colour, add ginger, green chillies, green peas and salt. Mix and cook for two to three minutes. Take off the heat and add garam masala powder. Mix and set aside to coo
When cool add coconut and peanuts and mix. Divide the dough into eight equal portions. Roll each portion and press to make round puris. Stuff each puri with the stuffing and further shape into a kachori.
Heat sufficient oil in a kadai and deep-fry the kachoris in medium hot oil till crisp and golden. Drain and place them on an absorbent paper. To serve lightly crush two to three kachoris and place them in each serving bowl.
Pour some yogurt over it, sprinkle red chilli powder and cumin powder, drizzle both the chutneys and serve immediately.