Dal Poori - Dal Stuffed Poori Recipe

Dal Poori - Dal Stuffed Poori Recipe

You must have eaten normal plain poori in your daily meals. Lets do something different today and make Dal Stuffed Poori in the breakfast with delight taste.

- Ingredients for Dal Stuffed Poori :

  • To knead the flour
  • Wheat flour - 400 gms.
  • Oil - 1 table spoon.
  • Salt - according to the taste.

- To make the filling :

  • Dhuli Moong dal - 100 gms.
  • Oil - 1 table spoon.
  • Heeng - 1 pinch.
  • Cumin seeds - 1/2 tea spoon.
  • Coriander powder - 1 tea spoon.
  • Red chilli powder - 1/4 tea spoon.
  • Salt - according to the taste.
  • Oil -  to fry poori.

Method - How to make Dal Stuffed Poori :

Wash the dal and soak it for 2 hours. After 2 hours strain the water and grind the dal without water in a mixer.
Sieve the flour in a bowl and mix salt and oil in it. Knead the flour with water to make a smooth dough. leave the dough for half an hour to set.
Heat oil in a small pan and tamper the heeng and cumin seeds into it. Put the coriander powder once the cumin seeds is roasted well and turns brown. Now add salt, red chilli powder and dal into the pan and mix well with the masala. Roast the dal with spoon for 5-6 minutes.   The filling to stuff the poori is ready.
Heat oil in a broad pan to fry the pooris. Let the oil heat up. Meanwhile, make small ball of the dough. Pick one ball and spread it with hands making a small dent at the center. Stuff the dent with 1/2 tea spoon filling and close it. Now roll out the poori into a flat disc of 3-4 inches and put it inside the pan to fry. Fry the poori till it turns brown in colour. Take it out on a plate and prepare more pooris in the same manner.
Serve the hot Dal Stuffed Poori with matar paneer, chutney, raita and pickle.