Masala Khakhra Recipe - A Gujarati specialty.

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Main Ingredients : Whole wheat flour (atta)(आटा), Refined flour (maida)(मैदा)

Cuisine : Gujarati

Course : Snack

Masala Khakhra

Gujarat has long stretches of unspoilt coastline and an endless supply of fish and shell fish. But strict Jainism in the past and orthodox Hinduism today has encouraged widespread vegetarianism.  The Gujarati cuisine is not heavily spiced but slightly sweeter than the cuisines of the neighbouring states.
Gujarati food is distinctively vegetarian with about 65% of its population shunning the meat.  The remaining 35% of the state’s population consists of Bohra Muslims and Parsis. Bohra Muslims are the followers of Abdullah who were Hindus who adopted Muslim religion.  The Parsi cuisine on the other hand is a blend of western influences.

Masala Khakhra Recipe - How to make Masala Khakhra

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Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Medium

Ingredients

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) 1 cup

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 cup

  • Garam masala powder 1 teaspoon

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Water or warm milk as required

  • Ghee 4 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

Method

Step 1

Sieve together wheat flour, refined flour, salt and garam masala powder into a bowl. Add oil, enough water or milk and knead to make a soft dough.

Step 2

Divide the dough into eight balls and roll out each ball into very thin chapatis. Heat a thick tawa, put the chapatti on it and roast on slow heat.

Step 3

Apply a little ghee on both sides. Turn and hold it down with a wooden press. When it is crisp and light brown in colour on both the sides, it is done. Remove, allow it to cool and store in an airtight container carefully as it is very crisp and may break.

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