Main ingredients: wheat gram flour, fenugreek leaves (methi) and eggs.

Preparation and cook  time: 30 minutes.

Serves-2-3.

methi chapati (roti) serving plate

methi chapati (roti) serving plate

METHI CHAPATHI INGREDIENTS:

  1. 2 cups whole wheat flour (atta).
  2. Oil- for shallow frying.
  3. Salt- to taste.
  4. 1 cup plucked fenugreek leaves (methi).

EGG BURJI INGREDIENTS:

  1. 4 Eggs.
  2. Salt – to taste.
  3. pinch of turmeric pwd.
  4. Oil- 2-3 tbsp.
  5. Red chili pwd-1 tsp.
  6. 2Green chilies (chopped).
  7. 2 medium sized onions (chopped).

METHOD:

  1. Mix the whole wheat flour with fenugreek leaves, salt, a tbsp of oil and sufficient water, and knead the mixture into soft dough. Cover the dough with a damp cloth ad leave to rest for 15 minutes.
  2. Mean while heat oil in a frying pan on medium heat. Add chopped onions, salt, chopped green chilies and turmeric pwd and sauté for 5-7 minutes or till the mixture turn to pink color.
  3. Now add red chilli pwd. Mix. Add egg liquid and stir fry for 5 minutes.

    egg burji preparation

    egg burji preparation

  4. Transfer into a serving bowl and keep aside.

    egg burji serving bowl

    egg burji serving bowl

  5. To make chapaties, devide the dough into 8 equal balls; roll out each ball into a small puri.
  6. Spread 2 drops of oil and fold into half. Again spread a drop of oil and fold into a triangle shape. (As shown in the picture).

    chapatis (rotis) preparation

    chapatis (rotis) preparation

  7. Roll out the triangle shaped dough into 5 inches (rotis) chapaties and Keep a side.
  8. Heat a tawa and place the roti on it. Cook one side for about half a minute over medium heat.chapatis (rotis) preparation
  9. Flip the roti over and drizzle a little oil around and cook both sides till the roti is slightly browned.

    preparation of chapatis

    preparation of chapatis

delicious methi chapati is ready to eat. Be it for breakfast or as an evening snack. Have it the way you like it. Serve hot with egg burji or dal curry.

methi chapati serving plate

methi chapati serving plate

SABITHA..

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