Punjabi cuisine

Punjabi Kadhi

Ingredients :
1 cup Gram flour 1/4 cup Gram flour
1/4 cup Chopped onion
2 no. Dry red chili whole
1/4 cup Chopped potato
1 tsp Turmeric powder
1 tsp Ajwain.
A pinch Asafetida
1 tsp Chopped ginger.
1 tsp Fenugreek seeds
1/2 tsp Baking powder.
2 tbsp Oil
1 cup Kadhi Curd (yogurt)
Oil for deep frying  
Salt As per taste    

Preparation :
  • Mix all pakora ingredients except oil and add about ½ cup of water. Mix well.
  • Heat oil in a Kadhai and deep fry vegetable and gram flour mixture after making into small balls. Fry till pakoras are golden brown.
  • Beat Curd/Yogurt and mix gram flour in it. Blend thoroughly so as to ensure that there are no lumps. Add turmeric powder, salt and 3 cups of water.
  • Heat oil in a Kadhai. Add fenugreek seeds and dry red chili. Stir fry for half minute. Add Gram flour and Yogurt mixture. Bring it to a boil and simmer on a slow fire for about 15 minutes. Stir occasionally.
  • Add red chili powder and fried pakoras & again simmer the punjabi kadi for about 5 minutes.
  • Serve punjabi kadhi hot with steamed rice.