FARAH'S COOKBOOK: Aaloo Parathas/ Parathas with a Potato filling

Aaloo Parathas/ Parathas with a Potato filling

                           These stuffed parathas(chappathis) are a wonderful option for those who love chappathis! Instead of eating the same boring chappathis everyday, you have so many varieties of healthy filling for your chappathis! You'll be seeing more recipes for stuffed parathas soon :) stay tuned!

                           One best way to make your fussy child eat her veggies! and ,who does'nt like potatoes?!......:) smack!.......Can be eaten plain or with raita or any side dish you like.

potato filling:  (makes 5 )
1 big potato
1/4 tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp garam masala
1 tbsp fresh coriander leaves, chopped

for the dough: (makes about 6)
1 cup wheat flour/ atta flour, more for dusting
1/4 cup warm water (approx)
1 tbsp oil

  • In a mixing bowl combine the wheat flour, salt and oil.
  • Add the warm water slowly and knead to form a dough. keep aside.
  • To  make the potato filling, boil the potato and mash well without any lumps
  • Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well. 

  •  Divide the dough into equal portions. Roll into individual balls and keep aside.

  • Divide the potato filling into equal portions and keep aside.
  • Take each dough ball and roll out into a small circle.
  • keep the potato filling inside and bring the corners of the dough to the middle in the shape of a dumpling. seal well.

  • slightly flatten and begin rolling with a rolling pin carefully to make chappathis.

  • Repeat the procedure with the rest of the dough.
  • In a tawa/ gridle add a drop of oil and place one paratha on it. drizzle some oil if necessary.  After brown spots start appearing change sides.


Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj said...

wow.. mouth watering paratha Farah.. tempted here...
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Priya R said...

Farah this is one of my favorite stuffed roti :) you have made it so well, i want some

Priya said...

My all time favourite parathas, makes me drool.

Sangeetha said...

Our family fav recipe :) parathas looks very tempting...

Vimitha Anand said...

My favorite parathas... Looks so inviting

Hema said...

All time favorite, looks superb..

PT said...

wow.. all time fav parantha.. wish i could have some now :)

divya said...

Looks yum...love it...