Besan (Gatte) ki Sabzi
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Author johsna69 Yield No Value
Published Sep 27, 2007 Cooking Time 1 hour
Recipe Type Veg-Main Preparation Time 30 min
Ingredient Tomatoes Standing Time 1 hour

Recipe of Besan (Gatte) ki Sabzi

Ingredient Name Quantity Unit
Besan (Gram Flour) 100 Grams
Tomatoes Medium Size (finely Chopped) 3 Numbers
Onion Medium Size (finely Chopped) 2 Numbers
Green Chilies (finely Chopped) 4 Numbers
Ginger And Garlic Paste 1 Tablespoons
Turmeric Powder 1/2 Tablespoons
Mustard Paste 1/2 Tablespoons
Red Chili Powder 1/4 Tablespoons
Coriander Powder 1/4 Tablespoons
Asafoetida Pinch
Cumin Seed 1 Tablespoons
Carom (Ajwain) Seed 1/2 Tablespoons
Gram Masala 1/4 Tablespoons
Salt To Taste


Mix well besan, 2 green chillies, carom, 1/8 tbsp red chili powder and 1 tbsp oil. Add water into besan to make dough. Make a 1 cm diameter round and 5-6 inches long (like seekh kabab). Put it into boiling water and boil for 10 minutes. Take out the water and cut the besan round into small pieces and keep aside. (Besan rounds are also called \'gatte\'.) Heat oil, add asafetida, cumin seeds, 2 green chilies, stir-fry till well browned. Add ginger garlic paste and mustard paste heat for 1 minute. Add chopped onion, heat for 3 minutes. Add chopped tomatoes and heat for 2 minutes. Add turmeric powder, red chili powder, coriander powder, salt, garam masala and 1.5 cup water and boil for 5 minutes. Now gravy is ready. Put gatte into gravy and boil for 3 minutes (Heat until gravy is thick). Serve hot with steamed rice or plain paratha.
Posted Sep 27, 2007

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ricky Aug 20, 2011
please upload the videos. they have been missing for quite some time now.

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