Sep 12, 2008

Chilli Parota

Chilli Parota is one of the famous dish in
all the restaurants across South India . It is
very simple to make if we have some left over
parotas at hand . I got this recipe from one of
the famous mess at our place . If you want to
make home made parotas see here for details.
Ingredients
Parota - 3
Onion - 1
Tomato - 2
Cashew - 10
curry leaves - 10
Bell peppers chopped - 1/2 cup
Garam masala - 1/4 tsp
Ajinomotto - 1 pinch
Tomato sauce - 1 tblsp
salt to taste
Chilli sauce - 1/2 tsp
Red powder - a pinch
Coriander leaves to garnish
Oil - 1 tblsp
Jeera - 1/2 tsp
Green chillies - 6 slitted
Method
  • Chop the parotas into small pieces.
  • Soak cashew in water for 10 min.
  • Cut the onions into 4 pieces . Boil 1 cup of water in a pan and add the onions .
  • Allow it to boil for 1 min and remove the onions .
  • Blanch the tomatoes , remove the skin.
  • Grind onions , tomatoes and cashew into a nice paste.
  • Heat oil in a kadai.
  • Add jeera , curry leaves and chopped bell peppers and green chillies.
  • Saute well and now add the grinded gravy , salt ,ajinomotto , red color and tomato sauce.
  • Cook in the high flame .When the gravy starts thickening add parota pieces and chilli sauce.
  • Mix well . Switch off the flame and garnish it with coriander leaves.

Serve the chilli parotas with Raita.

17 comments:

Happy cook said...

Just reading the name of the dish itself makes my mouth water :-)
yumm

Cham said...

It has been long time, i did had chilli parotha thanks for sharing such a delish Recipe Kamala :) Looks tasty

srikars kitchen said...

wow... mouth watering chilli parota.. nice entry... eggless cake also very nice & delicious... thxs for ur entry..

Madhavi said...

Hummmmm mouth-drooling entry, look delicious, very nice recipe !!!

Divya Vikram said...

Looks just delicious akka..I love chilli parottas.

Laavanya said...

Oh I got a recipe too from a chef (at my dad's friend's hotel) but mine is slightly different. This is absolutely my favorite and I had SO Much during my previous trip to India.

Vani said...

I've never had a curry made with parothas! Love the idea though. Will try that sometime.

Shillu said...

Never heard of this! sounds awesome! will try soon.

Hima said...

Never heard of it before.. looking great.

Uma said...

never ate chili parota! Looks so delicious Kamala! Thanks for the easy and yummy recipe.

Sagari said...

delecious parota

vandana rajesh said...

Mouthwatering ...can't wait to try it. Reminds me of when I go home

ushaprashanth said...

Hi!
I love chilli parota.thanks for the recipe!

VEGETABLE PLATTER said...

lovely recipe .. i will try it

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easycrafts said...

We had this at Madurai and am waiting for an opportunity to make it..nice pics

Srivalli said...

That you know of course is my favorite way of eating parotta..nice ones kamala!..