How to make Leftover Roti Upma

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Leftover Rotis, Green Peas (हरे मटर)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Leftover Roti Upma Recipe Card

Leftover Roti Upma

History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

For more recipes related to Leftover Roti Upma checkout Basi Roti Churi, Leftover Roti Rice Rolls, Tadka Roti. You can also find more Snacks and Starters recipes like Sour Cream, Grilled Cottage Cheese And Cabbage Sandwich, Jain Toast Sandwich, Indian Meatball Mug Pie.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Leftover Roti Upma Recipe

  • Leftover Rotis 4-5

  • Green Peas 1 medium

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Curry leaves 12-14

  • Green chillies chopped 2

  • Green peas boiled 1/4 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Roasted peanuts crushed 3 teaspoons

  • Juice of ½ lemon


Step 1

Roughly chop onion.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter. Add chopped onion and saute till onion turns soft.

Step 3

Tear leftover rotis and place in a crusher. Crush finely.

Step 4

Add curry leaves and green chillies to the pan and mix. Add green peas and mix well.

Step 5

Add crushed rotis and toss to mix. Add salt, little water and mix well. Add peanuts, toss to mix and cook for a minute.

Step 6

Add lemon juice and toss. Let it get heated through.

Step 7

Serve hot.