Saturday, August 30, 2008


Hello to all my dear friend I am really try to be regular in my blog but I think I am bit busy with some new work so I am really very sorry. I got new job which is far from my home so I have less time at home. My dear friend Ushaprashanth give me nice award to me. Thank you very much dear.
A sweet-spicy treat Dabeli has been luring Gujarati’s for years.

Cooking time: 25 minutes
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Ingredients for masala:
1 red chili
1 teaspoon coriander seeds
1 teaspoon cinnamon
2 cloves
1 teaspoon cumin seeds

Ingredients for filling:
4 potatoes
1 teaspoon cumin seeds
A pinch of asafetida
4 teaspoon khajur-imli chutney
2 teaspoon oil
Salt to taste
15 small burger buns
Butter or oil for cooking

To Serve:
1 chopped onion
1\2 cup chopped coriander
1\2 cup roasted peanuts
1\2 cup nylon sev
1\2 cup fresh pomegranate (optional)
2 teaspoons fresh garlic chutney
6 tablespoons khajur-imli chutney

Method for making masala:
Step 1: Roast all ingredients in a pan for 2 and 3 minutes.

Step 2: Grind to fine powder in a blender.

Step 3: Use as required
Method for making filling:
Step 1: Cut the peel potatoes in to small pieces.

Step 2: Add 1\2 cup water into cooker and add these potatoes pieces in it.
Step 3: Cook it till they become very soft and when it is cool mess it.Step 4: Heat oil in a pan and add cumin seeds when they crackle add asafetida.

Step 5: After that add dabeli masala, and mass potato in it.

Step 6: More mixing well add 1 cup of water in it.
Step 7: Add red chill powder, turmeric powder salt as par your taste. Step 8: Cook until all the water is burn and mix masala very well.
Step 9: Remove from the fire, add 4 teaspoons of khajur-imli chutney and mix well.

Step 10: Divide into 15 portions. Keep aside. Method for making Dabeli:
Step 1: Slice the burger buns into halves horizontally. Step 2: Place a portion of the prepare filling on the lower half of each bun with chop onion, pomegranate and peanuts. Step 3: Cook the buns in a pan using little batter or oil.

Step 4: Place it in to serving plat.
Step 5: Top with chopped onion, peanuts, coriander, sev, fresh-garlic chutney and khajur-imli chutney. A tryst with the Indian burger why dabeli beats burger any day………..
1. It’s an Indian treat.
2. Much more spicy and tangy.
3. Melts in your mouth
4. Groundnuts mixed with potato filling make it tastier.
5. Less calories.
6. You can eat more than one.....:)