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Khandvi is a traditional mouth-watering Gujarati food that is prepared with the help of gram flour and buttermilk and seasoned with sautéed sesame seeds in addition to few other spices. Khandvi is not only good for health but is also very easy to make. It only involves steaming the gram flour and buttermilk and does not require any other complex cooking techniques. However, you need some basic cooking knowledge to make the khandvi. The simple yet aromatic seasoning of sauteed cumin, mustard, curry leaves, coriander, and coconut makes the traditional mouth-watering Gujarati food simply irresistible.
Khandvi is the type of traditional Gujarati food or snack that can be enjoyed during breakfast or as an accompaniment during lunch or dinner. You can serve Khandvi with Coriander and Mint Chutney or Kairi or Dhaniya ki Chutney.
Besan which is also known as Chickpea flour around 1 to 2 cup
Buttermilk around 2 cups
Turmeric which is also known as Haldi powder around 1 to 2 teaspoon (tsp)
Salt according to taste
Ginger and green chili paste of around 1 teaspoon (tsp)
Lemon juice of around 2 teaspoons (tsp)
Oil of around 2 teaspoons (tsp)
Sarson which is also known as Mustard seeds of around 1 to 2 teaspoon (tsp)
Til which is commonly known as Sesame seeds of around 1 to 2 teaspoon (tsp)
Asafoetida which is also known as Heeng of around 1 to 4 teaspoon (tsp)
Curry leaves around 8-10
Green chili around 2 slits into halves
Fresh coriander around 1 teaspoon (tsp) finely chopped
Fresh coconut around 2 teaspoons (tsp) finely grated
Step 1: Mix 1 to 2 cup of Besan, 2 cups of buttermilk, salt, 1 to 2 teaspoon (tsp) of turmeric powder, ginger and green chili paste around 1 teaspoon (tsp) and lemon in a glass bowl
Step 2: Make sure not to form any lumps
Step 3: Grease a smooth work surface very lightly.
Step 4: Heat the besan mixture on medium heat flame till it thickens to the perfect consistency. It will take approx around 8 to10 minutes. To test if the mixture is done, pour a drop of it on a plate and spread it a little bit and let it cool. Now try to roll it. If it rolls perfectly, the mixture has reached the right consistency. Otherwise, keep cooking it a little more.
Step 5: Keep stirring the besan mixture continuously otherwise the mixture will burn from the bottom because of the heat.
Step 6: Pour the heated besan mixture on a greased platform.
Step 7: Quickly spread the besan mixture in a thin layer using a spatula or spoon.
Step 8: Let it cool for a few more minutes.
Step 9:Cut into thin besan stripes.
Step 10: Roll the stripes gently so that it does not break.
Step 1: Heat oil in a pan.
Step 2: When the oil is hot, add the mustard seeds.
Step 3:When the mustard seeds starts crackling, add some sesame seeds, heeng, curry leaves, and green chilies.
Step 4: Pour the tadka over freshly prepared khandvi the traditional Gujarati food or snack.
Step 5: Garnish it with freshly chopped coriander and grated coconut.
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