How to make Cheese Puri - Puris stuffed with a spicy cheese filling

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Main Ingredients : Semolina (rawa/suji) (रवा/सूजी), Whole wheat flour (atta) (आटा)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Breads

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Cheese Puri

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Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Cheese Puri Recipe

  • Semolina (rawa/suji) 1 cup

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) 1/2 cup

  • Ghee 1/2 cup

  • Yogurt 1/2 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • For filling

  • Processed cheese grated 1 cup

  • Green chillies chopped 5-6

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Black pepper powder 3/4 teaspoon


Step 1

In a large bowl mix together semolina, atta, ghee, yogurt and salt and knead well to form a stiff dough. Cover with a damp cloth and rest the dough for ten to fifteen minutes.

Step 2

Meanwhile make the filling. Mix together grated cheese, green chillies, coriander leaves, salt and black pepper powder and mix well. Divide the dough into 16 equal portions and roll them into balls.

Step 3

Stuff the cheese mixture into each ball and roll out into a thin puri. Pierce the puris with a fork. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai and deep fry the puris till golden brown in colour.

Step 4

Drain on absorbent paper and serve hot.