Matar (peas) stuff paratha

Ingredients:

For paratha:

  • Aatta (wheat flour): 2 cup
  • Ghee: 2 tablespoon (for moin, that is put it into dough itself).
  • Onion seed: half teaspoon
  • Aniseed: half teaspoon
  • Salt: half teaspoon.
  • Ghee: 100 gm (to be used during roasting paratha).

For stuffing:

For making dough:

  1. Take a wide vessel; pour Aatta, 2 tablespoon ghee, onion seed, aniseed and salt. Mix well by rubbing between palms.
  2. Add water in small quantity and knead them, if required, put some more water till the dough becomes soft.
  3.  (The dough can be made in food processor also)
  4. Cover and Keep aside, to be used after 10-20 minutes.
mutter(peas) paratha

mutter(peas) paratha

 

making dough

making dough

 

making dough

making dough

 

fried peas

fried peas

For making stuffing:

  1. Heat 1 tablespoon of oil in a fry pan.
  2. Add cumin seed, funnel seed, black pepper and Asafoetida, when it turns brown, and add green chili.
  3. Stir it, saute low flame till changing color. Add peas and fry it about 3-4 minutes on medium flame.
  4. Cover it, lower the flame. Stir occasionally.
  5. Fry until it is half done, (About 5-7 minutes)
  6. Add salt, Fry till peas are done.
  7. Keep aside for half an hour.
  8. After it becomes cold, grind coarsely.
  9. Now stuffing is ready.
  10.  Divide stuffing into 8 parts and make ball.

 

stuffing

stuffing

Method:

  1. Divide dough into 8 parts, make big lemon size balls.
  2. Roll the ball in 5-6 inch diameter circle.
  3.  Place big lemon size stuffing in the center of the circle.
  4.  Fold it and seal the edges of this by pleating.
  5. Fold the edges into the center and joint properly.
  6. Now press this ball slightly with the help of palm.
  7. Again roll this ball into the wheat flour.
  8. Roll this ball with the help of rolling pin gently, till the 6 inch dia.
  9. Now raw paratha is ready.
  10. Take a tawa (griddle), when it becomes hot; reduce the flame to medium flame.
  11. Place the rolled paratha on this.
  12.  Cook for few seconds till it changes the color.
  13. Turn the other side and cook it by pressing gently by spatula.
  14. By pressing it will puff up. Sometimes it will not. (But need not to worry taste will still great)
  15. (It only shows that rolling is not proper).
  16. Apply some ghee and turn it.
  17. Cook both sides by applying ghee as well as pressing it lightly.
  18. Serve directly to the plate. Serve with green coriander butter milk and Gajar (carrot) & Gobhi (cauliflower) pickle.
  19. garnish with homemade butter
stuffed peas paratha

stuffed peas paratha

 

pouring ghee on the paratha

pouring ghee on the paratha

 

pouring ghee on the paratha

pouring ghee on the paratha

 

ready paratha

ready paratha

Yummy peas paratha is ready to serve.

 

 

 

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