Puri / Poori
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Puri - a popular Indian flat bread. Poori/Puri is an yummy recipe that is loved by all irrespective of their ages. Puris are perhaps one of the most well-known and versatile in India, it is usually made during festivals and special occasions. Puri can be served as a snack or a meal depending on the accompanying items.
Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Indian
Serves: 4 - 5 persons
  • 4 cup whole wheat flour
  • Salt according to tatse ( approx. 2 tsp )
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 - 1 ΒΌ cup water or according to need
  • Oil for frying
Instructions ( 1 cup = 250 ml, 1 tbsp = 15 ml, 1 tsp = 5 ml)
  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Add small quantity of water at a time and kneed into tight and soft dough.
  3. Grease with the oil, cover it and keep it aside for 20 min.
  4. Heat oil in a kadai for frying.
  5. Divide dough into small balls. Make a ball using palms.
  6. Flatten the ball and roll into small size circle.
  7. When the oil is sufficiently hot then add puri and fry gently pressing down with the frying spoon or slotted spoon in a circular motion.
  8. Turn over when puffed up and fry the puri till golden brown.
  9. You can add more puri according quantity of oil and size of kadai.
  10. Same way prepare all puri.
  11. Serve hot puri with potato sabzi, [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" class="" id="" animation_type="" animation_speed="0.3" animation_direction="left" hide_on_mobile="no" center_content="no" min_height="none"]undhiyu or any vegetables.
Recipe by Zeel's Kitchen at https://www.zeelskitchen.com/recipe/puri-or-poori/