Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Samosa Chat (Samosa Chaat)

To Make: 6 ppl
Time to cook (1hr or more)
Items to make in this recipe:

1. Samosa
2. Chole
3. Coriander Chutney (sauce)
4. IMLI Chutney (Sauce)

Filling for Samosa:

1. Potato – 6pcs (medium size)
2. Onion – 2 pcs (medium size & chopped)
3. Peas – 1/ 2 cup (Frozen)
4. Pea nuts – 1 /8 th Cup fried.
5. Cumin – 1 /2 tsp.
6. Garlic – 1tsp (Paste)
7. Ginger – 1tsp (Paste)
8. Chilli Powder – 1tsp
9. Turmeric Powder – 3 pinches
10. Garam Masala Powder – 1tsp
11. Cumin Powder – 2 tsp
12. Coriander Powder – 1tsp
13. Coriander Leaves – 2 tsp Chopped
14. Salt – To taste
15. Oil – 3 tsp


Boiled Potato and mashed it.
2. Heat oil in a pan, add jeera (Cumin).
3. When Cumin being to splutter,add onion and fry it on medium flame till light brown.
4. Add Ginger p
aste, Garlic paste, and all spices fry it on medium flame.
5. After fry Masala put mashed potatoes, peas, peanuts, coriander leaves mix it proper.

Samosa Layer:


1. Maida – 4 cups
2. Oil / Ghee – 2 1/ 2 tsp
3. Salt – 1 /2 tsp
4. Oil for frying


1. Mix the maida with the oil, water, Salt, make a soft dough.
2. Cover with moist cloth and keep a side to dough.
3. Divide the dough into small portions and roll it into rounds.
4. Cut the rounds in half, fold each into a cone shape.
5. Seal sides of cone with water and fill with potato mixture.
6. Seal with water.
7. Deep fry the samosa on medium flame until they are golden brown.
8. Drain on absorbent paper.



1. Chana (Kabuli chana) – 1 1/4th cup
2. Chopped Onion – 1 /2 cup
3. Tomato – 1/4th cup chopped
4. Ginger paste – 2tsp
5. Garlic paste – 2tsp
6. Cumin – 1/4th tsp
7. Cumin Powder – 2tsp
8. Coriander Powder – 2tsp
9. Turmeric Powder – 2pinchs
10. Garam Masala – 2 pinchs
11. Red chilli powder – 1/4th tsp
12. Salt – To taste
13. Oil – 3tsp


Soak chana in water about 6-8hrs.
Cook the chana with a pinch turmeric and salt in the cooker. Allow it to whistle thrice.
Heat oil in a kadhai or pan add cumin (JEERA) , when cumin being to splutter.
Add onion and fry it on medium flame.
Put Ginger paste, Garlic and all powder and fry till it begin to golden colour on medium flame.
Add tomato and fry it, now put boiled chana ,1cup water and boil it for 5-8minutes.

Coriander Chutney:
Coriander Leaves – 1bunch (aprox. 1cup)
Garlic Cloves – 3
Ginger 1 /2”
Green chilli – 2pcs

Roasted Cumin – 1tsp
Salt – To taste

Add all the things with little water in Mixer grinder jar and make a thin paste.

Imli Paste:


Imli – 1 /4th cup Paste
Salt – 1 ½ tsp
Sugar – 3-4 tsp
Roasted Cumin powder – 1/4th tsp
Black Pepper Powder – 1 /4th tsp

Mix all things and make a liqiud thin paste. Use seadless IMLI or remove the seeds while making the paste.

For Garnishing:

Onion – 1 cup chopped
Coriander Leaves – 1 /4th cup Chopped
Tomato – 1/2cup chopped
Black salt – To taste
Curd – 10-12tsp(thin liquid paste)
Roasted Cumin Powder – 6-8tsp
Thin Sev -- 1/2 cup approximate
Making samosa chaT:

Take two pieces of samosa in a plate. Crush both SAMOSAs and put following items one by one over it :
2. Curd
3. Coriander Chutney
4. Imli Chutney
5. Chopped Tomato and Onion
6. Cumin Powder and black Salt (or Chat Powder)
7. SEV (preferrably thin, I couldn't get thin when I prepared this)
8. Coriander Leaves
The above samosa chat prepration was for one plate. Please follow the same steps for other plates.
Happy Cooking :)


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  3. Very yummy recipes.. i love samosa chat.. but we barely make them at home..

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  6. Love the aloo filling, but you forgot to tell how much water to add to the other ingredients to make the samosa dough. :(

  7. i love smosa chaat !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  9. Nice recipe thanks a lot I will make this sunday for my daughter

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